TiWorker.exe is Windows Modules Installer Worker from Microsoft that to executable when Windows runs for new installation or update. TiWorker.exe is usually located in the %WINDOWS% sub-folder and its usual size is 185,856 bytes. The TiWorker.exe process is safe and disabling it can be dangerous, because programs on your computer need it to work correctly.
- Author: Microsoft Corporation
- Process: Windows Modules Installer Worker
- Part Of: Microsoft® Windows® Operating System
- Common path(s): subfolder in %WINDOWS%
- Keywords(s): system
- Filesize(s): 185,856 bytes
TiWorker.exe process is causing high usage issues on the Disk/CPU on Windows 10/8.1/8 systems. So how to fix TiWorker.exe high Disk Usage problems on Windows 10/ 8.1/ 8? Let’s follow best method below to fix it:
Method 1: Run system and maintenance troubleshooter
- Press Windows key + W key on your desktop.
- Type Troubleshooting in the search box on the upper right hand corner.
- Select the Troubleshooting option obtained after the search.
- Click on View All option present on the top left corner.
- Select the System Maintenance.
- Click on Next to perform the System Maintenance troubleshooter and follow the steps.
Method 2: Check for Updates in Windows 10 Manually
If you need to manually check for Windows 10 updates, proceed as follows this to Check for Updates in Windows 10.
Perform a Clean Boot in Windows
A clean boot is performed to start Windows by using a minimal set of drivers and startup programs. So this helps eliminate software conflicts that occur when you install a program or an update or when you run a program in Windows 10/8.1/8/7, or Windows Vista.
See also: Repair Windows 10 using Automatic Repair
Before Perform a Clean Boot in Windows, you need to know notes below:
- Need log on to the computer as an administrator to be able to perform a clean boot.
- Your computer may temporarily lose some functionality when you perform a clean boot. When you start the computer normally, the functionality returns. However, you may receive the original error message, or experience the original behavior if the problem still exists.
- If the computer is connected to a network, network policy settings may prevent you from following these steps. We strongly recommend that you do not use the System Configuration utility to change the advanced boot options on the computer unless a Microsoft support engineer directs you to do this. Doing this may make the computer unusable.
How to Perform a Clean Boot in Windows 10
- Search for msconfig.
- Select System Configuration from the search results.
- On the Services tab of the System Configuration dialog box, tap or click to select the Hide all Microsoft services check box, and then tap or click Disable all.
- On the Startup tab of the System Configuration dialog box, tap or click Open Task Manager.
- After it, On the Startup tab in Task Manager, for each startup item, select the item and then click Disable.
- Close Task Manager > OK > Restart Computer.
How to Perform a Clean Boot in Windows 8.1/8
- From the right edge of the screen, and then tap Search.
- Type msconfig in the search box > click msconfig.
- On the Services tab > click to select the Hide all Microsoft services check box > click Disable all.
- Tap Startup tab of the System Configuration > click Open Task Manager.
- After it for each startup item, select the item and then click Disable.
- Close Task Manager.
- On the Startup tab of the System Configuration dialog box > click OK > restart the computer.
How to Perform a Clean Boot in Windows 7 or Vista
- Click Start Windows Logo.
- Type msconfig.exe in the Start Search box > press Enter to start the System Configuration utility.
- Tap General tab > click the Selective startup option > click to clear the Load startup items check box. (The Use Original Boot.ini check box is unavailable.)
- Tap Services tab > click to select the Hide all Microsoft services check box > click Disable all.Note: This step lets Microsoft services continue to run include Networking, Plug and Play, Event Logging, Error Reporting, and other services. So if you disable these services, you may permanently delete all restore points. Do not do this if you want to use the System Restore utility together with existing restore points.
- Click OK > click Restart.