How to Troubleshoot ‘Remote Procedure Call’ High CPU and Disk Usage on Windows PC
The “Remote Procedure Call failed and did not execute” error is a problem indicating problems with the Remote Procedure Call. The procedure failed on various Windows devices as well as on 7, 8, and even 10 systems. This problem prevents the user from opening documents and photos or even launching Windows applications and using operating system functions.
What causes ‘Remote Procedure Call’ High CPU and hard drive usage?
- OneDrive is known to cause high CPU usage in many cases. It is constantly synchronizing with the cloud server, and if not configured correctly, this causes a high hard drive load.
- Windows also use the RPC protocol when searching for updates. Even if you have updates installed on your computer, Windows is constantly looking for other available updates to download. Sometimes this can continue and cause high CPU/hard drive load.
How to eliminate the high CPU and hard disk load when using “Remote Procedure Call”?