You have noticed that your computer is slow to respond to any command, and find through the Windows® Task Manager that the process Act.Server.Host.exe has high CPU and memory usage.
Product Family: Act!
Product: Act! Pro, Act! Premium
Version: 2012 and later
Process Act.Server.Host.exe is a part of the Universal Search function and this can occur when several databases have been created on the computer (such as creating test copies of a main database). This can be resolved by detaching the un-necessary databases from the Microsoft SQL Server.
- Close Act!
- Using the instructions in the following article, detach the un-necessary databases using the Act! Diagnostics utility:
- Reboot the computer
- Check CPU usage by Act.Server.Host.exe and test computer response to commands