I am having a similar problem with constant 8% cpu utilization from Runtime Broker since upgrading to Windows 10 yesterday. Problem still occurs for some reason. Installing the wrong driver, or simply an incompatible version of the right driver, can make your problems even worse. I guess I'l have to wait and see. Photo App is the default photo viewer in win 10, so it will be importing all your photos and auto enhancing them unless this is now an optional feature what happens if you let it run after boot instead of killing it, does it eventually settle down? Well, Runtime Broker still keeps using ~1% cpu but i guess that's normal? However I've found that the computer runs a lot better now. Why Is It Using Memory? Set to 4 to disable.
What is Runtime Broker Runtime Broker RuntimeBroker. It was said to be a trojan malware. What exactly is it using network bandwidth for when I'm only using it with local files? You can take a look at to learn more about this. The experts there will be able to help you. This worked for me too.
Dear ferdnyc, Thanks for your effort to solve this problem. Computer memory is temporary data storage unit that is used to store instructions, data and programs. For giggles, I disabled my antivirus for a second and everything went back to normal right away 1. Windows 10 Operating System you want to back up. You are free to close this topic.
I ran the MeAfee cleanup tool 4. While shutting these programs, you just need to make sure you do not close any essential program that you need. This solved my problem: Do you have lots of photos on your machine or on onedrive? Hall - Passionate computer expert Gabriel E. So, for sure, they are related somehow. Hall is an expert troubleshooter who has been working in the information technology industry for years.
Note that logging is currently not supported in offline servicing scenarios. That'll upload the file to GitHub and insert it into your comment. Please let us know if any of these fixes worked for you. So there was a whole lot of folders my apps could no longer see, even though they had stored their stuff there. It did always restart again, though. Thanks to everyone who posted a solution i incorporated in this post. However, terminating the Runtime Broker Process helps only in case the Runtime Broker is bothering you once in a while.
I don't know what could be causing it, though from your screen shot it looks like the driver foundation process might be suspect. Any replies should be made in this topic by clicking the Reply to this topic button. I searched in google and all solutions pointed to the camera of the laptop. Tried different suggestions but it still keeps starting. It doesn't need to be installed, you just extract and run it.
How to I fix this. The only problem that I'm having with it is this Photo Background app that eats my cpu 30-40%! Windows 10 Operating System is running, during Windows startup or shutdown, or even during the installation of the Windows operating system. I don't quite know what to believe right now. You can , in case the App in question is not an essential App. Never had any major problems until now. I found this page and now I suspect that the Java auto updater has a bug.
What are you doing with my photos? Using Registry Editor incorrectly can cause serious problems that may require you to reinstall Windows. Windows Update does not seem to trigger it, but just a few minutes ago, while browsing reddit with Edge , it shot up again attached imgur image. Still, we recommend you to update the network, graphics and sound drivers manually. Close and uninstall as many unwanted preinstalled applications as many you can. Now it just seems a little slow for maybe 20 seconds and then works again. If you have feedback for TechNet Support, contact tnmff microsoft. Every time i go in to task manager i see the cpu power down to normal levels 2-10% usually.
Technology news, analysis, comments and reviews. It just keeps creating these nonstop, and each one terminates almost as soon as it begins. A leading technology media property. The next steps in manually editing your registry will not be discussed in this article due to the high risk of damaging your system. Scan your device with or another anti-malware program and see is there any cyber intruders, e. After some research I figured out that this is caused by a service called CertPropSvc Microsoft Smartcard Certificate Propagation Service. It is a known fact that.
I feel i haven't really fixed it because who knows what functionality i broke by disabling this service. Windows 10 Operating System under the Name column. I'm currently using Windows 10 Pro x64 version 10240. Runtime Broker is an official Microsoft core process that debuted in Windows 8 and continues in Windows 10. Regards Please remember to mark the replies as answers if they help, and unmark the answers if they provide no help. So I solved this by doing a full refresh. The link for the xperf file output:.