[2 days left] What’s wrong with your cloud strategy? Learn why multicloud solutions matter with Nimble Storage.Register Now

x
?
Solved

desktop windows manager CPU Usage

Posted on 2014-01-18
3
Medium Priority
?
501 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
[X]
Welcome to Experts Exchange

Add your voice to the tech community where 5M+ people just like you are talking about what matters.

  • Help others & share knowledge
  • Earn cash & points
  • Learn & ask questions
  • 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

Free Tool: ZipGrep

ZipGrep is a utility that can list and search zip (.war, .ear, .jar, etc) archives for text patterns, without the need to extract the archive's contents.

One of a set of tools we're offering as a way to say thank you for being a part of the community.

Question has a verified solution.

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

Changing a few Outlook Options can help keep you organized!
The core idea of this article is to make you acquainted with the best way in which you can export Exchange mailbox to PST format.
The viewer will learn how to successfully download and install the SARDU utility on Windows 8, without downloading adware.
Many of my clients call in with monstrous Gmail overloading issues with Outlook. A quick tip is to turn off the All Mail and Important folders from synching. Here is a quick video I made to show you how to turn off these and other folders in Gmail s…

649 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