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Are you paying for Norton Internet Security by the way? Edited by Fewia, 12 October 2013 - 02:35 AM. If I decided to reinstall the above programs...I would do so one by one, checking system function afteer each. Tixati is a torrent client program, which compounds the possibility of having downloaded/installed malware on your system...and also probably increases the CPU cycles used. http://juicecoms.com/high-cpu/wuauserv-high-cpu-usage.html

Then start Windows Explorer and see if there is still a folder with the name of the software under C:\Program Files. It sounds a bit like the problems in this thread... I see in Task Manager I'm using all of my 8GB's of RAM. Would someone be able to help me with this? http://www.file.net/process/wdfme.exe.html

Wd File Management Engine High Cpu Usage

If situation persists, I would be more inclined to suggest a visit to the Am I Infected forum. After you download the zipped folder on your desktop, right click the zipped folder and click Extract All. Yes, my password is: Forgot your password? antik, #11 2014/09/24 Chris Well-Known Member Thread Starter Joined: 2002/01/10 Messages: 422 Likes Received: 0 Trophy Points: 231 Location: Washington St.

turn it on again when you need to do your backup using WD SmartWare Mo It consumes more process power than it's worth max CPU usage - Smartware gone! StillĀ  in Services WDDMService ans WD File Management Engine are running. Wd Backup Engine High Cpu Usage I will delete it.

Back to top #9 Fewia Fewia Topic Starter Members 5 posts OFFLINE Local time:12:31 AM Posted 14 October 2013 - 12:06 AM Hi sflatechguy, Yep, I Googled it and Wdfme.exe Using All Memory Chris. I can't find wdfme.exe in my process list at the moment. https://community.wd.com/t/high-cpu-usage-by-wdfme-file/9023 The WDFME file is not part of the Windows operating system.

Your cache administrator is webmaster. Western Digital Smartware Chris, #4 2014/09/23 Evan Omo Computer Support Technician Staff Joined: 2006/09/10 Messages: 7,455 Likes Received: 467 Trophy Points: 1,093 Location: Walnut Creek, California, United States Computer Experience: Intermediate+ Click Start< Control Like apparently most users of WD MyBook and similar backup solutions, I will uninstall SmartWare and be done with WDFME.EXE. danyb 2011-03-02 19:08:59 UTC #5 I have recently bought a My Passport with smartware and I am having all sort of issues.

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No sign of it anywhere (except what you pointed out). Joe Bucky_Kid 2011-01-02 23:02:06 UTC #3 Yes I do have SmartWare installed, but that's silly on it that I don''t need neither use any features of it. Wd File Management Engine High Cpu Usage The system returned: (22) Invalid argument The remote host or network may be down. How To Remove Wdfme Exe Anonymous Show all user comments Summary: Average user rating of WDFME.exe: based on 21 votes with 20 user comments. 2users think WDFME.exe is essential for Windows or an installed application.

Any solutions?! http://juicecoms.com/high-cpu/high-cpu-usage-services-exe.html Bad programming and I am amazed how many years this has been occurring. Chris, #16 2014/09/24 antik Well-Known Member Joined: 2008/01/15 Messages: 359 Likes Received: 24 Trophy Points: 233 Location: USA Pacific Computer Experience: Experienced That process is associated with Western Digital Smartware for Therefore, feedback from other users is not yet available. Wd File Management Engine High Memory Usage

What so I really need SW for and is there something else that will work in its place? At least my new boot drive is faster than my old one (SATA3 v's SATA2). In fact, according to WD, it appears they made some claims that the problem was fixed, at what level I'm not sure. http://juicecoms.com/high-cpu/utorrent-high-cpu-usage.html Register a free account to unlock additional features at BleepingComputer.com Welcome to BleepingComputer, a free community where people like yourself come together to discuss and learn how to use their computers.

Notify me of new posts by email. Wd Smartware Download Software udpates? so other than the long wait to boot there's nothing else wrong with it.

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Turns out that the culprit is a process called WDFME.exe, which was running ~49% at all times. In a few minutes it jumped back up, so I uninstalled it. Reply Marinus Vesseur says November 7, 2011 at 5:47 pm Thanks for the info. Svchost This was one of the Top Download Picks of The Washington Post and PCWorld.

However, people have reported more recently that they are still having the same issues with their RAM, despite what WD's claims are.It's looking more and more that WD generally just has Generated Sun, 08 Jan 2017 13:00:22 GMT by s_hp81 (squid/3.5.20) Home Consulting Contact Us About this site Contact Wayne Media Room Wayne's Bio SBSFaq.comLoads of free anwers for Small Business IT Thank you Tom for your prompt reply! this contact form Cookies Registration Notice Resolved High Memory Usage Discussion in 'Windows 7' started by Chris, 2014/09/22.

It doesn't respond to a control-alt-delete so I can't even identify which process is causing all the problems. This means running a scan for malware, cleaning your hard drive using cleanmgr and sfc /scannow, uninstalling programs that you no longer need, checking for Autostart programs (using msconfig) and enabling High CPU usage (50% even when idle) Started by Fewia , Oct 12 2013 02:34 AM Please log in to reply 9 replies to this topic #1 Fewia Fewia Members 5 WDFME.EXE shows in Task Manager as the culprit.

Evan's approach is safe, logical and constructive. My hard drive (SSD) light is almost full on all the time. My solution: I start up WD Smartware only occasionally to auto-backup my newest files on the drives I selected.