WMI Provider Host High CPU Usage on Windows 10

You may have seen that WMI Provider Host is hoarding your PC CPU usage. At the point when the CPU usage in Task Manager shoots up, your PC eases back down. Numerous Windows 10 clients are detailing this issue also, you're not alone. Irritating as it appears, you can fix the high CPU usage issue without anyone else.

What is WMI Provider Host (WmiPrvSE.exe)?

WMI Provider Host (WmiPrvSE.exe) represents Windows Management Instrumentation Provider Service. It's a significant assistance that applications can't run without. On the off chance that this procedure stops, a considerable lot of the highlights in your PC will get futile. On head of all, you probably won't get mistake notifications. 

How to fix WMI Provider Host?

Here are 4 solutions you can attempt to fix this issue. You will not have to attempt them all. Simply work your way down the rundown until you locate the one that works. 

1. Boot into Safe Mode with Networking

Investigating in Safe Mode will better assist you with secluding and recognize the guilty parties: 

1. On your console, press the Windows logo key and R simultaneously, at that point type msconfig in the inquiry box and press Enter. 

2. Go to Boot tab, at that point check the crate for Safe boot, and select Network option. Snap Apply and OK to spare. 

3. Make sure that you have spared your records and information, at that point click Restart to enter Safe Mode. 

4. When in Safe Mode, press the Windows logo key and X simultaneously, at that point select Windows PowerShell (Admin). 

5. Then sort the accompanying order in and press Enter. 

msdt.exe - id MaintenanceDiagnostic 

You will see an investigating window spring up. Snap Next to allow the investigating to run. 

In the event that the troubleshooter distinguishes some issue with your framework, at that point adhere to the instructions to get it fixed. 

6. Still in the PowerShell window, type in the accompanying order and press Enter. 

msdt.exe/id PerformanceDiagnostic 

You'll see a Performance investigating window spring up, simply click Next to continue with the investigating. 

In any case, on the off chance that you see the notification revealing to you that something should be changed in your framework, do as the framework advises you to do. 

7. When the investigating procedure completes, you have to boot into typical state of mind. Rehash stage 1). At that point go to Boot tab and void the case for Safe boot. Snap Apply and OK to spare and exit. Restart your PC into ordinary mode. 

2. Restart WMI Provider Host Service

Now and again, the issue is with WMI Provider Host Service involving a lot of your PC assets. You can restart it: 

1. On your console, press the Windows logo key and R simultaneously, at that point type in the pursuit box services.msc and press Enter. 

2. Press W key to quick find Windows Management Instrument administration. Right-click it and select Restart. 

3. Now press Windows key and X simultaneously, select Command Prompt (Admin). 

Note: If you're with Windows 10 Creators Update, you have to type cmd.exe in the inquiry bar and right-click the Command Prompt option and select Run as overseer. 

4. In the Command Prompt window, type in the accompanying orders and press Enter after each order.

net stop iphlpsvc 

net stop wscsvc 

net stop Winmgmt 

net beginning Winmgmt 

net beginning wscsvc 

net beginning iphlpsvc 

5. Restart your PC after the orders.

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