cpu usage 100% any problem ?

By bijitha
Aug 31, 2006
  1. my computer configaration

    pentium(R) 4 cpu 2.80Ghz
    2.79Ghz, 1.00 GB of RAM

    when i am using video converting program like AUTO GK , cpu usage showing 80, 90 % . some time 100%. so if any problem comming like this cpu usage. any problem comming like this program using continusly 6 0r 7 hours. plese advice

  2. jobeard

    jobeard TS Ambassador Posts: 13,964   +410

    hi usage is not a problem per se.

    be sure your VM pagefile is 2x your installed RAM.

    first defrag the HD, set the VM size, and then reboot.
  3. Mictlantecuhtli

    Mictlantecuhtli TS Evangelist Posts: 4,919   +10

    What does pagefile have to do with this?
  4. jobeard

    jobeard TS Ambassador Posts: 13,964   +410

    if set too small, you've spend a lot of time with needless paging.
    if set automatic expand, cpu is burned in moving files to expand the pagefile.

    set it to fixed and set it right; cpu and i/o will be saved :)
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