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mscorwks.dll high CPU usage

May 11, 2014

DLL ToolDLL Tool downloads and repairs mscorwks dll createapplicationcontext high (100) CPU usage problems for computers installed with Microsoft Windows 8.1/8/7/XP/Vista operating systems, both 32 and 64 bits.

Basics of Mscorwks.dll

Mscorwks.dll specifically runs the CLR for Windows desktop applications. Without the file mscorwks.dll, the process of CLR will fail and the application that requires its use will not initialize. On Windows XP, the file version 2.0.50727.832 of the mscorwks.dll file is usually found in the subfolder of C:/Windows/Microsoft.NET and C:/Windows/System32/.

Mscorwks.dll is part of the Common Language Runtime (CLR) environment. This environment manages the programs runtime requirements, and programs written for the Microsoft .NET framework is executed in it. CLR provides for the appearance of application virtual machine where the application is executed.

The assembly mscorwks.dll assembly is used by Windows Debugger to enumerate CLR data structures and is used by SOS to read the dump file with and is very hard to find if it's not downloadable from Microsoft symbol service.

Error signs of Mscorwks.dll

  1. High CPU usage and mscorwks.dll! CreateApplicationContext.
  2. Microsoft.NET (mscorwks.dll) causes high CPU usage.

The number of threads keeps increasing and large CPU usage will be taken after the hundreds or thousands of threads were created. Most of the threads have start address of 'mscorwks.dll!

Causes of Mscorwks.dll error

This problem occasionally occurs, and can hard to reproduce. It's weird that large number of threads is continuingly generated. It can be a bug, and probably a virus infection!

Sometimes, the error Mscorwks.dll you're annoying with was caused by means of some temporary issues. For instance, the busy even 100% CPU/ RAM usage. So you might simply reboot your pc to fix the Mscorwks.dll error even when you re-encounter the same or similar error.

It seems there are so many potential causes that it can be any number of different applications causing the issue, so it's hard to make a specific recommendation not knowing what else is running on the machine. Here's DLL TOOL to be used for you to find out the exact reason for this error the choice and solution.

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Then, clean and fix related registry errors.

The Mscorwks.dll error could be directly rooted in the Registry entries. Registry stores all settings, options and modifications in the hardware and software on the computer, and is used continually to help Windows to read the files, settings & options that it needs to run.

The registry is continually causing a large number of problems thanks to the way it will often become corrupted and unreadable. If the Windows fail to recall the desired files in registry data source, it will display varieties of error messages just such as the Mscorwks.dll error.

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