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Old 09-09-2006, 01:00 AM   #11 (permalink)
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Dang, beat me to it trotter.
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Old 09-09-2006, 06:21 AM   #12 (permalink)
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PEOPLE!!!

System Idle is just that... what percentage of your system is idle (not doing anything)!!!

System Idle plus whatever is going on in processes always equals 100%.
if "system idle process" is doing nothing then why does it use memory?

Not saying I disagree with u BTW, just wondering.
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if "system idle process" is doing nothing then why does it use memory?
Because it's Windows.

It takes a smidgen of RAM for the computer to calculate how much of it is doing nothing.
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