Please visit the new Mac-Forums Facebook page:
Join Us @ Mac-Forums Facebook Page



Results 1 to 4 of 4
  1. #1
    Activity Monitor 100%-no processes showing
    MacBook 7.1 / using 10.6.8.
    Activity Monitor showing 100% use yet no processes showing. Reviewed all settings / filters - all ok / no change. All programs turned off + offline. No change.

    Any suggestions?

    Thanks

  2. #2
    Where is it showing 100% on system or user? Also when looking at processes, are you looking into All Processes, or My Processes? That seems very odd to be running full 100% with nothing running, I run several programs and 2 different VM's on my iMac and it processes just fine.

  3. #3
    Thanks Steven.
    After a couple of minutes, the total of the system and user percentages (while they may vary a bit) will add up to 100% and stay that way. I get no listing of any processes (have it set to look at all processes) no matter how long I wait - I get the spinning circle. After a few more minutes, my MacBook slows right down to a crawl. I end up having to force quit Activity Monitor as it tends to freeze up. Even then performance is really slow. I did a Norton scan - shows clean. I think the CPU is running flat out for some reason.
    I think I should get it in to Apple to have it looked at.
    Take care,

  4. #4
    Activity Monitor 100%-no processes showing
    pigoo3's Avatar
    Member Since
    May 20, 2008
    Location
    U.S.
    Posts
    41,465
    Your Mac's Specs
    2011 17" MBP 2.2ghz, 16gig ram, OS 10.11.6
    Rep Power
    43
    Quote Originally Posted by Shayno View Post

    Any suggestions?

    Thanks
    What happens if you reboot the computer (but launch no applications)? What sort of "%" activity do you see?

    - Nick
    - Too many "beachballs", read this: Beachballs
    - Computer seems slower than it used to? Read this for some slow computer tips: Speedup
    - Almost full hard drive? Some solutions. Out of Space
    - Apple Battery Info. Battery

Thread Information

Users Browsing this Thread

There are currently 1 users browsing this thread. (0 members and 1 guests)

Similar Threads

  1. Activity Monitor won't show all processes
    By rsteve in forum macOS - Operating System
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: 10-07-2013, 08:22 PM
  2. Replies: 6
    Last Post: 07-18-2013, 01:12 PM
  3. Replies: 4
    Last Post: 12-14-2010, 05:03 PM
  4. Disk Activity in the Activity Monitor
    By bluefloyd8 in forum macOS - Operating System
    Replies: 2
    Last Post: 01-09-2009, 10:01 PM
  5. Activity Monitor Running Near 100%
    By section8joe in forum Switcher Hangout
    Replies: 11
    Last Post: 07-28-2005, 09:30 PM

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •