High disk usage is one of the most common problems that occur more or less in every Windows Operating System. The main reason for this error is a particular software that overconsumes the CPU resources. Many users reported similar issues with the TiWorker.exe executable application.
TiWorker.exe has a direct influence on the Windows update manager. Somehow, it uses nearly all your primary as well as secondary memory, which makes your PC slow. Here, we will discuss some possible fixtures to resolve TiWorker.exe high disk usage on Windows 10. You will also know the reasons that cause this error.
TiWorker.exe is an application, which runs in the background whenever you start your computer. It is present in Windows 8, 8.1, and 10. As this is the built-in application of Windows, you cannot immobilize it.
As the application utilizes too much of the system memory, you will face some difficulties while running your device. Your computer might freeze abruptly and can behave abnormally.
The application gets affected due to the following reasons:
You need to fix this problem as soon as possible irrespective of the underlying cause.
The best possible solutions to troubleshoot this error are given below. Go through them very attentively and perform them carefully.
In order to troubleshoot with the system maintenance feature, you need to follow the steps that are given below.
So, click on it to run the troubleshooter and check if the high disk usage issue persists.
Keeping your Windows up-to-date helps you to enjoy all the features of the Operating System. If your computer is not updated for a quiet long time, then follow these steps to update it.
In case your computer up-to-date, then it will show “Your PC is up-to-date”.
Restarting the Windows Update service might help you to solve the situation when TiWorker exhibiting high disk usage. So, follow these steps to perform it.
Hopefully, the error will disappear now. If the problem persists, then there are more solutions below.
Executing the Clean Boot operation can result in resolving the error. In order to perform a clean boot on your Windows 10 Operating System, follow the instructions given below.
Restart your computer to save all the changes. Check if the error is still there.
Windows Operating System has a built-in utility software, which is known as Deployment Image Servicing and Management. Generally, it helps to fix Windows Update errors.
This utility software can be very much useful to fix the high disk usage due to the TiWorker software. To utilize the software, you need to follow all the necessary instructions which are given below.
Wait for some time until the task is complete. Then, restart your computer and check whether the error is appearing.
We came to know that near about all the Windows 10 users have faced some situations where their Software Distribution directory gets corrupted. For this reason, the TiWorker may not behave normally and thus, the high disk usage problem occurs.
When you are facing this error, fix the Software Distribution directory by changing its name as soon as possible. The steps to change the name are given below.
Now return to the “Services” list, double-click on the “Windows Update” option and set the Startup type from manual to automatic. You can also press “Start” beside the Service status as well. Finally, click “OK” to save these changes.