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SBS 2011 - several w3wp.exe processes taking some of the most ram

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I have an sbs 2011 server with potential problems

see https://www.experts-exchange.com/OS/Microsoft_Operating_Systems/Server/SBS_Small_Business_Server/Q_28337116.html

Users are saying that accessing shares is taking a while to open files also.

Looking at task manager on the server, there's 9 instances of w3wp.exe running, 3 of them taking up lots of RAM (see attached).  and 151 processes?!  Is that a lot? There's only 10 users on this system.

They are not using SharePoint, or most anything else - just a file server and exchange (not using OWA right now, although I don't want to turn that off).

any thoughts on should those all be running? What are they doing?  What can I do to stop some?
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