Normally, Sedlauncher is a file which is used to improve Windows Update service components. You may not know but already this file is copied in your system with the Windows 10 KB4023057 update patch. The location of this file is in the system directory which means, it contains in the drive where you have installed your Windows system, suppose if you have installed windows in C drive. Then you will find this file in C:\Program Files’ within the folder ‘rempl’.
Sedlauncher is also included in Windows Remediation Service to safeguard and speed up the process of Windows 10 update. On the other hand, this also causes the problem of high disk usage. You will be disappointed to know that when an update comes it consumes Ram and CPU usage. So that you cannot be able to use it for other tasks, for example playing games or using any browser. Sedlauncher.exe is not a virus rather it has a digital signature of Microsoft. Moreover, if you don’t find this file in your windows drive, as I have mentioned above, then you have to run a full system scan. Finally, you might be interested to know how to decrease the CPU usage of the Sedlauncher.exe.
How to disable Sedlaucher.exe?
As you know from above, Sedlaunche.exe is a part of the KB4023057 update patch, and it is useful for updating windows 10. If your Sedlauncher is causing high CPU usage then you will definitely want to disable it. You may temporarily or permanently disable it, which will help to decrease consuming high usage of Ram and CPU. To disable or stop Sedlauncher.exe follow these methods.
Method 1: Disable or Stop Sedlauncher by using Task Manager
It is the most common and easy way to disable a program by using Task Manager. You will see from the Task Manager that all the program processes and running in your system. To disable Sedlauncher.exe follow these easy steps.
- Press ‘Ctrl + ‘Alt’ + ‘Del’ then open the Task Manager.
- After you have open the Task Manager, scroll down in the Processes tab and find the Windows Remediation Service.
- Right-click on Windows Remediation Service, and choose the End Task option .
- Now check your system, and see if your system speeds up.
Method 2 – Disable Sedlauncher.exe by using Services Utility
Press ‘Windows’ + ‘R’ to open Run, and in the run box type ‘services. music and press ‘Enter’.Try to find Windows Remediation Service from the list in Service utility. Right Click on Windows Remediation Service and then choose click on Properties. From the General Tab, click on the Startup type dropdown menu and choose Disabled, then Apply. Restart your computer and hopefully, this will fix the issue of sedlauncher.exe.