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My laptop CPU usage is at 100%

I noticed that when ever i move my laptop to the living room or my daughter is on the cell phone, my laptop freezes up. CPU usage at 97-100%. and it stays there until i move back
Im beggining to think that the cpu speed and the cell phone is operating at the same frequency. Does Tmobile operates at 1.9Ghz.?

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  • Benji9 Dec 30, 2008

    ok 1st my i have a laptop windows vista home premium and when i put my laptop on its very slow.. =( the fact is my cpu is at 100%. i look at process and there are alot of things on it and i dunno what they are used for... i play runescape (online game) and its too slow to pla with my entire laptop is too slow.... i dont wanan reboot but if i have to please tell.... Me cpu always at 97%-100% and i want it low so i can run my laptop fast again please help.... =) thx

  • azmme13 Jan 13, 2009

    My laptop only use for 1 year plus, i noticed now recently even after formatting suddenly it rise to 100% CPU usage. my laptop DELL inspiron, can anyone help me? or it is due to RAM upgrade? i upgrade my RAM before to 1.5G it suppose to help fastening the laptop system isn it?

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Yes you are correct that the tmobile has a frequency

The U.S. T-Mobile network predominately uses the GSM/GPRS 1900 MHz frequency-band, making it the largest 1900 MHz network in the United States.
which is 1.9 ghz

try stopping some servicies(WIN XP)
click on start
click on run
type in MSCONFIG
and press enter
you will get system configuration utility
click on services tab
at the bottom there is a box which has a message hide all microsoft servicies
put a checkmark in that box and then uncheck all boxes which you think is not a programe you use
once you do this click on apply
then click on close
you will be asked to restart the system
just restart it
now you will get a message regarding system configuration utility
do put a check mark in the box which says do not show me this message in future
then click n ok
your system should work fine.

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