have been having this problem with 100% disk usage

  1.    15 Mar 2016 #1

    have been having this problem with 100% disk usage

    Ok, so i also have been having this problem with 100% disk usage and its been extremely aggravating as absolutely nothing fixes it....

    I start up the computer and logon and immediately it shows 100% usage:
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    After maybe 4-10 minutes or so it dies down:
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    Then it will spike back to 100% whenever i open ANYTHING, it stays at 100% for maybe 20-40 seconds after the window pops up:
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    I suspect the culprit to be System and Compressed memory but haven't found any fixes that I haven't tried yet online.
    Last edited by Brink; 15 Mar 2016 at 14:44. Reason: moved to new thread
      My ComputerSystem Spec

  2.    16 Mar 2016 #2

    Hi, unfortunately your screenshots don't expand so I can't see them.

    Question is, what triggers System and compressed memory to use excessive resources, if that's what's happening.

    There are several threads relating to this on the forum - just search for
    "System and compressed memory"

    Causes are various, the most recent being Chrome using VRAM when accessing multiple pages esp. Facebook.
    About system and memory compression
    Windows 10 Memory Compression - Windows 10 Forums

    1. Memory leak- driver

    Post 18:
    System running super slow with Windows 10

    Unresolved- presumed driver
    System and Compressed Memory - Windows 10 Forums

    1. MS update KB3124262

    This is the update that is causing my system memory to go higher. Sometimes over 300mb to 500mb
    Cumulative Update for Windows 10 Version 1511 for x64-based Systems (KB3124262)
    consuming 1-3GB of RAM - Windows 10 Forums

    1. Acessing Facebook in browser

    High CPU usage - System and Compressed Memory

    1. Turnoff "show me tips about Windows."

    System and compressed memory slowing down disk operation

    100% disk + System and compressed memory

    1. Solved- driver latency

    Is this normal? System and compressed memory process ALWAYS at 20% cpu

    1. Solved - Adblock.

    Windows 10 HIGH CPU Usage

    1. Unresolved - tried setting pagefile size manually.

    HELP - System and compressed memory constantly at 35% CPU

    8. Solution/fix - Chrome and facebook

    High CPU usage - System and Compressed Memory

    Video card < 1Gb with Chrome- Chrome uses VRAM

    Please see if anything there helps and post back. Diagnosing this is not straightforward.
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