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3 Replies Latest reply: Dec 31, 2012 2:22 AM by RMishra RSS

how to kill process in windows

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Hi,

how to kill the process in windows.


Thanks in advance
  • 1. Re: how to kill process in windows
    RMishra Journeyer
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    how to kill the process in windows.
    Go to Task Manager(By press Alt+Ctr+Deletel)-->Select Process Icon-->Select process that you want to kill(i.e. chrome.exe)-->Click on End Process Option.

    -RMishra
  • 2. Re: how to kill process in windows
    968242 Newbie
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    I already tried that one rmishra......
    but it was not killed..
  • 3. Re: how to kill process in windows
    RMishra Journeyer
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    >
    I already tried that one rmishra......
    but it was not killed.>
    I think you are trying to find something like "ps - ef" in Unix for windows? if yes then you can follow below:
    show processes
    C:\>tasklist
    
    Image Name                   PID Session Name     Session#    Mem Usage
    ========================= ====== ================ ======== ============
    System Idle Process            0 Console                 0         28 K
    System                         4 Console                 0        260 K
    smss.exe                     892 Console                 0        460 K
    csrss.exe                    952 Console                 0    396,948 K
    winlogon.exe                 976 Console                 0      5,944 K
    services.exe                1020 Console                 0     69,300 K
    lsass.exe                   1032 Console                 0      4,260 K
    svchost.exe                 1204 Console                 0     14,384 K
    svchost.exe                 1312 Console                 0     14,056 K
    svchost.exe                 1436 Console                 0     59,188 K
    snac.exe                    1488 Console                 0      1,600 K
    svchost.exe                 1656 Console                 0      6,668 K
    svchost.exe                 1744 Console                 0     10,656 K
    spoolsv.exe                 1864 Console                 0     12,560 K
    svchost.exe                  332 Console                 0      8,884 K
    jqs.exe                      576 Console                 0      1,424 K
    notepad.exe              4772 Console                 0      5,640 K
    .........................................ect
    C:\>taskkill /pid 4772
    SUCCESS: The process with PID 4772 has been terminated.
    -RMishra

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