I forgot to mention that I have Windows XP SP2.
> A while ago I had a problem downloading some of my Winows Updates and I used
> Dial-a-Fix to fix the problem and download the updates. Ever since then, my
> CPU usage hovers at or very close to 100% and my system is bogged down. I
> don't know if the two are related or not. I've tried doing my own research
> on the web. the info I've found is even more confusing. Some sites claim
> agent.exe is a virus and others claim it's related to Windows and is not
> harmful. I just want to know how to get it to stop hogging all my CPU's
> Thank you.