Many Windows 10 users have complained about excessive consumption of resources (HDD & CPU) consumed by "Update Orchestrator Service"
Before seeing how we can deactivate or escape this processor or processor load, let's see what it is and what the "Update Orchestrator Service" does.
The presence of this service in 10 Windows Task Manager it should not worry you. There are very few chances like one virus / malware to be present in the Task Manager with this name. Update Orchestrator Service (UsoSvc) is a the basic system of the system operating system Windows 10, running within the shared process svchost.exe and is dependent on Remote Procedure Call (RPC), unable to run without the latter. About svchost.exe We have talked before and I said that a series of Windows services can be launched through it. Windows Services. Update Orchestrator Service is one of these services being executed from% WinDir% \ system32 \usocore.dll.
What the Update Orchestrator Service does
As the name suggests, this service manages Windows 10 updates. Without the start of this service, it will be impossible to install the latest updateof Windows 10. For this reason, we suggest that you never disable this Windows 10 service. The amount of time that this service pushes the CPU (CPU) on a PC up to 100% or requires an excessive hard disk is limited. This usually happens on the period of an update in background or when it is verified integrity an update to Windows 10.
How to Disable / Activate Update Orchestrator Service on Windows 10
Being a Windows 10 service, we will find it in control Panel → Administration Tool → Services (or search for "services").
In the service list, we run up to "Update Orchestrator Service" and open the service options.
By default, this service starts manually under "Local System". From the options pane, we can stop "Stop" - it will start at the next Windows Update request - or we can deactivate it altogether. Set "Startup type: Disabled"
We remind you that after you set this service to "disabled," Windows 10 updates will no longer be installed on your operating system. You will no longer receive driver updates, security updates, or software. Therefore, we recommend that you leave it manually and interrupt it only if at any point you need all the system resources. Allowing the process to start after the first restart.