1.    29 Sep 2016 #1
    Join Date : Aug 2015
    Posts : 40
    windows 10

    how to disable MUSIC search


    Hi all, occassionally my PC slows down and in the process viewer I can see MUSIC taking good share of CPU time. I have a lot of music on my disc, but I do not want Win10 cares about as I play it and manage with different programs. How do I disable this unwanted help from Win10?
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  2.    29 Sep 2016 #2
    Join Date : Jul 2014
    UK
    Posts : 18,303
    Windows 10

    Hi,
    If you go into Settings and then Privacy
    Scroll down to Background Apps and then look for Groove
    Toggle the switch to off

    Not certain, but i think this background activity is to do with the new playlist feature which updates in the background quite often
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  3.    29 Sep 2016 #3
    Join Date : Apr 2016
    Belgrade
    Posts : 21
    Windows 10 Pro 64

    Quote Originally Posted by Roman Krejci View Post
    Hi all, occassionally my PC slows down and in the process viewer I can see MUSIC taking good share of CPU time. I have a lot of music on my disc, but I do not want Win10 cares about as I play it and manage with different programs. How do I disable this unwanted help from Win10?
    Hi Roman, IT's ME, NIKO ON THE SCREEN xD
    just joking,

    Hi Roman,
    What do you mean, you saw something in task manager that is 'hurting' your CPU or something?
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  4.    29 Sep 2016 #4
    Join Date : Aug 2015
    Posts : 40
    windows 10
    Thread Starter

    Hi WebbyLigth0. I launched processexplorer from Sysinternals and it listed MUSIC taking about 18-20 percents CPU. I tried paulsalter's suggestion and I shall see whether there will be any effect. Thx for reply
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