1.    26 Aug 2015 #1

    Cortana?


    I seem to have no use for Cortana and was wondering if there was a way to prevent it from starting??

    When I go to Task Manager and end the task it reopens immediately.

    I have no use for this and it's tasking up resources.

    James
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  2.    26 Aug 2015 #2
    Join Date : Feb 2015
    Houston, Tx
    Posts : 123
    Win 10

    Its using zero percent of my CPUs when not in use, what resources is it using (would guess Win 10 has to start it every time)
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  3.    26 Aug 2015 #3

    I guess it's not hurting anything.
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  4.    26 Aug 2015 #4
    Join Date : Sep 2014
    Posts : 92
    64-bit 10240 10 Pro

    I do not have a Mic so it is of no use to me.
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  5.    26 Aug 2015 #5

    I don't either
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  6.    26 Aug 2015 #6

    I found an old mic in my parts box, hooked it up and it works great, just adjusted the volume and noise suppersion in Contana.

    Commands by voice are the way to go, I get my Cubs schedule, scores, searches on my HD and website lookups this way.
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  7.    27 Aug 2015 #7
    Join Date : Mar 2015
    New Mexico
    Posts : 1,309
    Windows 10 Pro,

    I don't use Cortana, but at 0% CPU usage and 0% RAM usage, it does not bother me. Why does it bother you JamesJoey?
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