what is the last thing/update you did before store.exe went upo to 100% cpu usage? -----Original Message----- From: Roberto Hernandez [mailto:rhernandez@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx] Sent: Thursday, August 22, 2002 5:04 PM To: [ExchangeList] Subject: [exchangelist] RE: High CPU usage http://www.MSExchange.org/ re-booted and after an hour cpu back to 100% with 99% on store.exe. Lee we have the same exact setup with exchange and CA, I have ex2k and win2k on SP3. I also installed a fix to the exchange option which is what has made the CPU go to 100%. -----Original Message----- From: Lee Swanson [mailto:swanson@xxxxxxxxxx] Sent: Wednesday, August 21, 2002 9:03 PM To: [ExchangeList] Subject: [exchangelist] RE: High CPU usage http://www.MSExchange.org/ I had this happen on a machine and it should not take up all the available memory. We had less than 50 mailboxes w/ 640 MB RAM that had been running just fine for almost a year until one day it was taking 99% of cpu noted on task manager -- Users could not use oultlook client. We were using Exchange SP1 and CA InoculateIT 6 w/ Exchange Option. Had just rec'd a new virus def at the time. What we did was killed the Store.exe w/ a kill utility (Since it wouldn't stop & rebooting machine even w/ cold shutdown did not work). Ran a eseutil w/ recovery and defrag options along w/ g swtich (3 different runs). None showed any errors. But after starting the store again, things seemed to work w/ resources back where they were. We then updated to SP2 and the next day new virus defs were out. Everythings' been work fine since last week. Not sure if virus defs caused problems in someway or actually manually killing the store took care of it. Any insight or explanation from anyone is appreciated. Thanks! Lee ----- Original Message ----- From: Roberto Hernandez <mailto:rhernandez@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> To: [ExchangeList] <mailto:exchangelist@xxxxxxxxxxxxx> Sent: Wednesday, August 21, 2002 1:21 PM Subject: [exchangelist] RE: High CPU usage http://www.MSExchange.org/ yes I will. I can not reboot now so I will update as soon as I do. -----Original Message----- From: Rakesh Jain [mailto:rjain@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx] Sent: Wednesday, August 21, 2002 2:21 PM To: [ExchangeList] Subject: [exchangelist] RE: High CPU usage http://www.MSExchange.org/ yes it do. I had the same problem. After stopping RAS ,CPU utilization came down 2-10% most of the time. You might need to reboot the server. can you update me whetehr it worked or not. Rakesh Jain Network Engineer Corporate Network Solutions. r <mailto:rjain@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> jain@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx ------------------------------------------------------ You are currently subscribed to this MSExchange.org Discussion List as: robert@xxxxxxx To unsubscribe send a blank email to $subst('Email.Unsub') This mail was content checked for malicious code and viruses by GFI MailSecurity. GFI MailSecurity provides email content checking, exploit detection and anti-virus for Exchange & SMTP servers. Spam, viruses, dangerous attachments and offensive content are removed automatically. Key features include: Multiple virus engines; Email content & attachment checking; Exploit shield - email intrusion detection & defence; Email threats engine - analyses & defuses HTML scripts, .exe files & more. In addition to GFI MailSecurity, GFI also produces the GFI FAXmaker fax server & GFI LANguard network security product ranges. For more information on our products, please visit http://www.gfi.com. This disclaimer was sent by GFI MailEssentials for Exchange/SMTP.