Re: SVCHOST.exe using a lot of memory

smicale wrote:

It appears the problem is with the SysMan service. Does this service need
to be running?

It's not a Windows process and in fact may be a trojan:

What does a good malware/virus scanning get you? (I don't include OneCare in
that terminology.) Be sure the machine is clean:

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