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What is svchost.exe And Why Is It Running?

What is svchost.exe And Why Is It Running?
You are no doubt reading this article because you are wondering why on earth there are nearly a dozen processes running with the name svchost.exe. You can’t kill them, and you don’t remember starting them… so what are they? This article is part of our series explaining various processes found in Task Manager, including: jusched.exe, dwm.exe, ctfmon.exe, wmpnetwk.exe, wmpnscfg.exe, mDNSResponder.exe, conhost.exe, rundll32.exe, Dpupdchk.exe, and Adobe_Updater.exe. Do you know what those services are? Better start reading! So What Is It? According to Microsoft: “svchost.exe is a generic host process name for services that run from dynamic-link libraries”. Some time ago, Microsoft started moving all of the functionality from internal Windows services into .dll files instead of .exe files. Why Are There So Many svchost.exes Running? If you’ve ever taken a look at the Services section in control panel you might notice that there are a Lot of services required by Windows. tasklist /SVC Related:  Infrastructure

ubuntu-users - fetchmail size limits? On Tuesday 19 March 2013 13:16:16 R Kimber did opine: > On Tue, 19 Mar 2013 09:29:37 -0400 > > Gene Heskett wrote: > > That is a very old version of fetchmail, 6.3.25 might fix it. I've > > been building fetchmail from srcs for yonks. The distro's in general > > don't seem to have a quarter to call some who cares whether it is > > uptodate or not... > > > > I just put in 6.3.25 built from src, no errors, works fine. > > Thanks. My point, which I didn't cover worth a toot, was that there have been, since 6.3.21, at least 2 /major/ security problems fixed, along with a dozen or so fine tunings. Took 3 weeks, and a long rant about gmail's stupidity on ./ to finally get someones attention that there were unhappy people in the trenches, it worked for about an hour, 2 hours after that post & died again till the next day. I think there is still one, very low traffic list I need to move, but haven't succeeded in identifying it yet. Someones priorities are inverted IMO.

features When you sign up for cable Internet service, you need a modem. You’re often asked to choose between renting the modem from your Internet service provider for a monthly fee or buying it outright. Thanks to the switch from PowerPC to Intel many years ago, a Mac is just another PC. Macs come with Mac OS X, but you can easily install Windows on them with Apple’s built-in Boot Camp feature. Many computers give you the option to set a “hard disk password” along with operating system passwords and BIOS passwords. Macs can automatically download and reinstall their operating system. Microsoft Office costs money, except when it doesn’t. You can reinstall Windows from scratch using the product key that came with your PC, but you’ll have to find installation media yourself. Windows XP isn’t dead and buried yet. The numbers in the title will vary from carrier to carrier and phone to phone, but we show how we came up with these numbers below. Microsoft is done supporting Windows XP.

The Fetchmail FAQ Support? Bug reports? Please read G3 for what information is required to get your problem solved as quickly as possible. Note that this FAQ is occasionally updated from the Git repository and speaks in the past tense ("since") about a fetchmail release that is not yet available. If you have a question or answer you think ought to be added to this FAQ list, file it to one of the trackers at our BerliOS project site or post to one of the fetchmail mailing lists (see below). Detailed ContentsG. General problems G1. Build-time problems B1. Fetchmail configuration file grammar questions F1. Configuration questions C1. How to make fetchmail play nice with various MTAs T1. How to make fetchmail work with various servers S1. How to fetchmail work with specific ISPs I1. How to set up well-known security and authentication methods K1. Runtime fatal errors R1. Hangs and lockups H1. Disappearing mail D1. Multidrop-mode problems M1. Mangled mail X1. Other problems O1. G1. Fetchmail is Open Source Software. G2.

Coding Mix The EASY way to move your Microsoft Office 2011 for Mac license between computers So, you have a new Mac with OSX and you’re excited to use it. But, you don’t have Microsoft Office for Mac 2011 installed on the new computer. You can find the installation disk, but how do you move the license? Briefly: With this process, you’ll be able to effectively transfer a valid, activated license from one OS X computer to another. On the OLD Mac: 1. 2. 3. 4. Drag to an external hard disk or USB key All goes well, your External/USB disk will look like this: On the NEW Mac:1. 3. 4. 5. Run Office and Enjoy! Related Articles:First Impressions – Office 2010 StarterLimiting or Disabling PST use in Outlook (03, 07) with Group Policy ADMsThe case for a free Outlook 2010

Web Design Booth - Ultimate Resources For Web Developers and Designers Telnet Commands for a Thomson Router Telnet Commands for a Thomson / Technicolor RouterTested on a TG587n V2 but may work on other Thomson routers Important Use the routers web interface to backup the router settings before playing. Reinstalling the backup or in the worst case resetting to factory default and reinstalling the backup should get things back to how they were. Use these commands at your own risk. Enable Telnet in Vista or Windows 7 If using Vista or Windows 7, telnet is not enabled by default but it's very easy to do and you only need do this once. Start a telnet session to the router. Click on "start" in the bottom left corner of the desk top, in the search box (vista) or run box (windows xp) type command then press enter. The first thing to do is disable the routers telnet timeout. Just enter the two commands as shown above to permanently disable the timeout. Telnet example This example displays the IP address of the DNS resolvers held in the router. Disable telnet timeout Get router stats Reboot the router Undo

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