How to Fix WMI Provider Host High CPU Usage in Windows 10? WMI Provider Host WmiPrvSE is a Windows Host Management Process that is used by the Developers for Monitoring Purposes. But Windows Management Instrumentation Service (Winmgmt) or WMI provider (wmiprvse.exe) is consuming high CPU.
So to fix this issue, you can run some basic command on the command prompt and restart the Windows Management Instrumentation Service in Windows 10 with follow some step below:
Restarting the Windows Management Instrumentation Service:
- Press Windows key + R then type services.msc.
- Scroll down then right click on Windows Management Instrumentation.
- Choose Restart.
- Open Command Prompt with right click on Windows logo. You can search on Cortana with type: command prompt.
- Then type the following commands one by one, after each command press the Enter key. net stop iphlpsvc
net stop wscsvc
net stop Winmgmt
net start Winmgmt
net start wscsvc
net start iphlpsvc
- Reboot your PC.