How to Troubleshoot High CPU and Memory Usage By MRT.exe on Windows Computers

MRT.exe is a legitimate Windows program executable file, abbreviated as Malicious Removal Tool. In a way, this file helps protect against infections, so you may notice increased CPU and memory usage.

In addition, when infected, the MRT.exe process can cause a high CPU load. To make sure that the spike you are seeing is not caused by an infection, let’s read on to find out how to eliminate high MRT.exe CPU and RAM usage.

What causes high CPU and memory usage by MRT.exe?

Possible causes of these problems are improper software installation, file replacement by a virus or (less likely) infection by malware. As for viruses, they often masquerade as original Windows files. If the MRI is corrupted, it can lead to strange things: false alerts, suspicious links, blocking access to applications, disabling processes, etc. read more

How to Troubleshoot High CPU Usage by CSISYNCCLIENT.EXE on Windows 10 PC

Imagine a situation in which your system slows down day after day until it reaches a stage where it occasionally almost freezes. As with most times when your system slows down, check the Task Manager. This indicates that some processes are overloading the system so that hard disk usage reaches 100%.

If the situation occurs gradually, rather than suddenly, there is a good chance that the process CSISYNCCLIENT.EXE is using a lot of system memory. This, of course, can be checked.

What causes CSISYNCCLIENT.EXE to have a high CPU usage?

  • Virus
  • Malware
  • Software incompatibility
  • Registry entries corruption

How to eliminate CSISYNCCLIENT.EXE high CPU load?