Solved

desktop windows manager CPU Usage

Posted on 2014-01-18
3
480 Views
Last Modified: 2014-01-25
Hello all,

we have win 8 PRO with process called desktop windows manager on Lenovo Laptop with high CPU usage, this case to our laptop to freeze from time to time, specially when using outlook shared calendar.  

please advice.
0
Comment
Question by:Robert-Prodigy
  • 2
3 Comments
 
LVL 8

Expert Comment

by:Amit Khilnaney
ID: 39791743
Try upgrading your discrete/onboard graphics and mother board drivers.

If Lenovo website don't list latest drivers for windows 8. Try downloading from Microsoft/Manufacturers website.

You can use cpu-z/gpu-z to find out motherboard/graphics card specs.

http://www.cpuid.com/softwares/cpu-z.html
http://www.techpowerup.com/gpuz/

And which version of MS Outlook is your system running.
0
 

Accepted Solution

by:
Robert-Prodigy earned 0 total points
ID: 39794034
upgrade to 8.1 resolve the problem.
0
 

Author Closing Comment

by:Robert-Prodigy
ID: 39808401
upgrade to 8.1
0

Featured Post

NAS Cloud Backup Strategies

This article explains backup scenarios when using network storage. We review the so-called “3-2-1 strategy” and summarize the methods you can use to send NAS data to the cloud

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

Suggested Solutions

What does UTC stand for?  “Coordinated Universal Time” – Think of this as the true time on Planet Earth that never changes with the exception of minor leap seconds here and there to account for the changes in the planet's rotation.   What does th…
Are you unable to connect or configure Hotmail email account in Microsoft Outlook 2010, 2007? Or Outlook.com emails are not downloading to Outlook? Lets’ see the problem and resolve Outlook Connector error syncing folder hierarchy (0x8004102A).
The viewer will learn how to successfully download and install the SARDU utility on Windows 8, without downloading adware.
Windows 8 came with a dramatically different user interface known as Metro. Notably missing from that interface was a Start button and Start Menu. Microsoft responded to negative user feedback of the Metro interface, bringing back the Start button a…

810 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question