1.    06 Aug 2015 #1
    Join Date : Aug 2015
    Posts : 9
    Windows 10 64 bit

    Why do I have a Microsoft Account task with no Microsoft Account?


    This is puzzling me. I log in with a local account and disabled OneDrive in the group policy editor (along with most other standard stuff like WU/Telemetry (plus regedit)/etc). The only app I have ever logged in with was the Store (one time "this app only") then removed the account from settings.

    So what is this and why is it always running? As the top process no less, occasionally spiking up to 5% CPU. If I kill it or reboot, it comes back. WWAhost.exe in details, folder from rightclick>properties is in the shot.

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  2.    06 Aug 2015 #2
    Join Date : Jul 2015
    Posts : 615
    Windows 10 Enterprise x64 (build 10586)

    This may help you: What is WWAHost.exe and Why is it Running?
    In short, some Windows apps (like Weather) depend on something called Javascript and WWAHost.exe hosts the code.
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  3.    06 Aug 2015 #3
    Join Date : Jul 2015
    Posts : 615
    Windows 10 Enterprise x64 (build 10586)

    I have no idea what Cloud Experience Host is, but I know that it has nothing to do with OneDrive. This page describes it: What is Connect to Cloud Option or Cloud Experience Host in Windows 10
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  4.    06 Aug 2015 #4
    Join Date : Aug 2015
    Posts : 120
    Windows 10 (duh)

    Like above, if you've used Join Azure AD - it will automatically run

    CloudExperienceHost might also be activated by Retail Demo Service
    Disabling the mentioned service should cure it.
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  5.    06 Aug 2015 #5
    Join Date : Aug 2015
    Posts : 1
    Windows

    Quote Originally Posted by AveYo View Post
    Like above, if you've used Join Azure AD - it will automatically run

    CloudExperienceHost might also be activated by Retail Demo Service
    Disabling the mentioned service should cure it.
    Quote Originally Posted by Celeras View Post
    This is puzzling me. I log in with a local account and disabled OneDrive in the group policy editor (along with most other standard stuff like WU/Telemetry (plus regedit)/etc). The only app I have ever logged in with was the Store (one time "this app only") then removed the account from settings.

    So what is this and why is it always running? As the top process no less, occasionally spiking up to 5% CPU. If I kill it or reboot, it comes back. WWAhost.exe in details, folder from rightclick>properties is in the shot.

    Click image for larger version. 

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    Hi, I have the exact problem,but still no sollution.
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