Spotlight causing problems?

Discussion in 'macOS' started by Bullshark, May 19, 2009.

  1. Bullshark macrumors member

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    #1
    It seems whenever I click on spotlight, my whole UI slows down. Most noticeable in dock. Maximize/minimize becomes choppy, dock magnification becomes jumpy. Only a restart fixes this. Anyone have a fix or experiencing the same thing?
     
  2. Insulin Junkie macrumors 65816

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    #2
    It isn't indexing by any chance? Indexing hogs CPU
     
  3. Bullshark thread starter macrumors member

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    not unless it takes 20+ hours to index a 250GB HDD.. lol.. I waited until the next day..
     

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