My Windows Server 2008 R2 should be almost idle, yet it's taking about 12-15% CPU almost all the time. The busy process is an instance of svchost.exe

Using SvcHost Process Analyser, I've established that the services running in this process are as shown:

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However, I don't know which is (or are) contributing to the CPU usage.

How do I get more detail?

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You could try Process Monitor from here;


It'll give you a decent granular view of processes on your server.

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