svhost.exe

  broggs 22:27 13 Aug 03
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A friend of mine and myself have noticed a slowdown of our pc's and the odd error message coming up "svhost.exe has caused an error...."

I have just deleted my system and imaged a virgin copy back in its place.

All running well at the moment...but 1 min from startup my norton firewall alerted me to an incoming 'low risk' attempt to access my pc.

The details are something like windows/system..../svhost.exe
I have blocked it for now.

Is it this thats causing the slowdown etc?

thanks

  krypt1c 22:34 13 Aug 03

Are you sure it's svhost & not svchost. If it is schost have alook here click here

  krypt1c 22:36 13 Aug 03

Meant to add this for svchost click here=

  woodchip 22:43 13 Aug 03

The first link works OK in Netscape

  broggs 22:56 13 Aug 03

thanks woodchip

  krypt1c 22:56 13 Aug 03
  krypt1c 22:57 13 Aug 03

Ignore it. Can't understand why it's not working. Just open google and key svchost - K

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