Windows 10: Disk usage reaches 100% with Windows installer

Discus and support Disk usage reaches 100% with Windows installer in Windows 10 Drivers and Hardware to solve the problem; Every time I go to install something that uses Windows installer my disk skyrockets to 100% and the installation crashes. I've tried a few solutions... Discussion in 'Windows 10 Drivers and Hardware' started by Amestriss, May 23, 2019.

  1. Amestriss Win User

    Disk usage reaches 100% with Windows installer


    Every time I go to install something that uses Windows installer my disk skyrockets to 100% and the installation crashes. I've tried a few solutions but I have no idea how to fix this. (also after about 5 minutes the disk goes back to normal)

    :)
     
    Amestriss, May 23, 2019
    #1
  2. Jose Est Win User

    100% disk usage and memory usage

    Hi,

    100% disk usage and memory usage can be caused by a software corruption, running application running on the background and malware or virus infection.

    For us to properly isolate the issue and provide an appropriate resolution, kindly answer the questions below:

    • Did the issue happen after installing the Fall Creators?
    • Did you receive any error messages?
    • Can you send us the screenshot of the Task Manager showing the 100% disk usage and memory usage?
    • What troubleshooting steps have you done so far?

    For isolation purposes, please perform a clean boot to see if the same issue will occur. Refer to this
    article for more information on how to perform a clean boot
    in Windows.

    Looking forward to your response.
     
    Jose Est, May 23, 2019
    #2
  3. Windows 10 -100% Disk Usage

    Hi

    Anyone suggest ,how to solve the windows 10 -100% Disk usage issue. The issue is completely slowing down the PC.

    No tricks mentioned in the internet is useful . Not sure how to reach out the Microsoft support.
     
    Gobianandh, May 23, 2019
    #3
  4. Disk usage reaches 100% with Windows installer

    100% disk usage

    The most common cause of 100% disk usage appears to be Superfetch and Prefetch, but there are also other causes. You can try disabling both these features and see if it helps.

    This article provides steps to disable prefecth and superfetch:

    -
    How to Fix 100% Disk Usage Error in Windows 10
     
    Salman Patwegar, May 23, 2019
    #4
Thema:

Disk usage reaches 100% with Windows installer

Loading...
  1. Disk usage reaches 100% with Windows installer - Similar Threads - Disk usage reaches

  2. Disk Usage 100%

    in Windows 10 Network and Sharing
    Disk Usage 100%: Hi, My desktop is running on Windows 10. How do I resolve DISK USAGE 100% as shown in Task Manager? It has made my PC unusable. It is too too slow. kf https://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/forum/all/disk-usage-100/5a00c0af-4c17-4297-8e60-8f024ae0875a"
  3. Disk 100% usage

    in Windows 10 BSOD Crashes and Debugging
    Disk 100% usage: [ATTACH] I have 100% disk usage even tought i shouldn't, i can t fix this, someone help. https://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/forum/all/disk-100-usage/bcd0e5ed-46a8-4bfc-a3f2-87f7067e42b1
  4. Disk usage is 100%

    in Windows 10 BSOD Crashes and Debugging
    Disk usage is 100%: Disk usage is 100% resulting in computer being real slow. How do I fix this problem https://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/forum/all/disk-usage-is-100/f94cae49-632c-4168-8aef-a0480ffe2569
  5. 100% disk usage

    in Windows 10 BSOD Crashes and Debugging
    100% disk usage: i am using i7-7700hq processor laptop but still my laptop was loading slowly.when i checked my task manager it shows me my disk usage is 100%. so anybody help me to solve this problem...
  6. Disk usage at 100%

    in Windows 10 Installation and Upgrade
    Disk usage at 100%: [IMG] I noticed that my new laptop was lagging and the main reason was that my disk usage was at 100% i tried disabling superfetch, windows search , running malware bytes and ran hd tune reformatted it (2 times). but it still did not do any thing i found out that the...
  7. Disk usage at 100%

    in Windows 10 BSOD Crashes and Debugging
    Disk usage at 100%: How do I fix this? Why doesn't Microsoft have a patch to fix this? I tried Troubleshooting Updates to no avail. https://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/forum/windows_10-performance/disk-usage-at-100/d29de1cc-aec4-4ea3-a175-2d765a24d3d1
  8. 100% Disk Usage

    in Windows 10 Drivers and Hardware
    100% Disk Usage: My disk usage will sometimes sit at a normal level (right now as I am typing it is at a nice 2%), but frequently it spikes up to 100%, seemingly at random. Sometimes it will slow down when I open a new program, sometimes it will slow down when I am doing literally nothing. I...
  9. 100% disk usage

    in Windows 10 BSOD Crashes and Debugging
    100% disk usage: constantly slowing my computer I've tried many suggestions and updates malware and virus scans. nothing helps its driving me crazy https://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/forum/windows_10-performance/100-disk-usage/77ec7f3f-9ed3-4caf-b3e3-173215fb7576
  10. 100% usage on disk

    in Windows 10 Drivers and Hardware
    100% usage on disk: 2 days ago i downloaded a new game Playerunknow's battleground and noticed i was lagging really bad. I opened my task manager and my disk usage was at 100%. I closed everything and noticed my pc was doing things slow. My disk usage stays at 100% now and I do not know what to...