Here I have fix antimalware service executable msmpeng.exe high memory, high CPU, disk usage error in Windows 10/8/8.1/7. The error occur because of Windows Defender antimalware service. The antimalware service executable occur because of Windows real time protection, so if we’re change real time protection setting, then error would be gone. But by turning off Windows defender real time protection may harm your PC. So here I have found the easiest way to fix antimalware service executable error in Windows operating system.
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How To Fix Antimalware Service Executable High CPU Usage
Search and open Task Scheduler.
Now expand Task Scheduler Library → Microsoft → Windows as shown as below image.
Now scroll down and find Windows Defender.
By select Windows Defender, you will see four different options on the right side, are Windows Defender Cache Maintenance, Cleanup, Scheduled Scan, and Verification.
Now right click on Windows Defender Scheduled Scan and click Properties.
Now click Conditions Tab and uncheck all conditions as shown as below image and click OK. That’s it.
The above solution is one of the easiest solution for Antimalware Service Executable High CPU usage and works for many users. If above solution is not working for you, then tell me I will find another way to fix this issue.