DesktopVideoUpdater and DesktopVideoHelper consume 400% CPU

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DesktopVideoUpdater and DesktopVideoHelper consume 400% CPU

PostSat Mar 14, 2020 8:15 pm

I have installed an Intensity Pro 4K capture card in my linux machine.
So far all seems to work well, i can capture HDMI frames in my own
I noticed something unusual though: it can happen that
DesktopVideoUpdater consumes 200% CPU and DesktopVideoHelper
consumes 200% CPU.
They seem to be busy spinning in a loop? Interestingly, when i launch
Media Express, CPU consumption goes down to 100% each, and stays
that way.
After i kill these two processes, i can still use the decklink API.

Please look into this! Who wants two utilities taking up so much CPU?
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Re: DesktopVideoUpdater and DesktopVideoHelper consume 400%

PostMon Mar 16, 2020 11:03 am

de-install > re-install ?
equipment/software used:
UltraStudio Mini Recorder, Intensity Shuttle, ATEM Mini, Assist 6G. Davinci Resolve 15 > Sierra, Resolve 16 > Catalina. Media Express, MacX Video Converter Pro, UniConverter (Using Apple OS on MacBook Pro hardware)

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