Join Date: Sep 2003
Location: in front of the keyboard
Here's a start. What OS are you running and what is installed?
Acrobat Assistant that is used when printing documents to a PDF. The process should not be removed while converting documents to PDF.
Active Disk Service is a component of the Iomega zip drive.
Also for the Iomega zip drive.
Associated with Symantecís Internet Security Suite. Keep it and protect your PC.
Also associated with Symantecís Internet Security Suite. Keep it and protect your PC.
System process that is the main executable for the Microsoft Client / Server Runtim Server Subsystem. It should not be shut down.
Non-essential system process. If youíre using only English as the language, then it is not needed. However, itís recommended to leave it alone.
This must always be running in the background. Itís a user interface process that runs the windows graphical shell for the desktop, task bar, and Start menu.
Internet Explorer browser. But why are you using it unless itís for a site that doesnít work in any other browser? Use Firefox instead.
Local Security Authority Service is a Windows security-related system process for handling local security and login policies.
Navapsvc.exe, nvsrvc32.exe, and navapw32.exe
These are Symantecís North AnvtiVirus processes. They or whatever virus program you use should run all the time.
RealNetworks Scheduler is not an essential process. It checks for updates for RealNetworks products. It can be safely disabled.
A system process that executes DLLs and loads their libraries.
Nortons AntiVirus process. Keep it.
An essential process that manages the starting and stopping of services including the those in boot up and shut down. Do not terminate it.
Session Manager SubSystem is a system process that is a central part of the Windows operating system. If you try to kill it, it will be difficultÖ hence, the importance of leaving it be.
Microsoft printer spooler service handles local printer processes. Itís a system file.
svchost.exe x 6
You may have more than six appearances of this process or less. Itís there multiple times to handle processes executed from DLLs. Leave it there.
This is a file that stores information related to local hardware settings in the registry under ĎHKEY_LOCAL_MACHINEí. Kill it and kiss your PCís stability bye bye.
System Idle Process
Calculates the amount of CPU currently in use by applications. This wonít go away no matter how hard you try. Donít try it, OK?
Appears when you press Ctrl+Alt+Del.
Windows Driver Foundation Manager is part of Windows media player 10 and newer. Better not to stop the process.
Handles the login and logout processes. Itís essential.
The great Carnac says, ďYouíre running Microsoft Word.Ē
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Originally Posted by purrrfectstang
Umm.. what is the ID-10T settings?