How to Disable the ASUS ACPI Center

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How to Disable the ASUS ACPI Center
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The ASUS ACPI Center is a program on your computer with the file name of "aacenter.exe." ACPI is an acronym for Advanced Configuration and Power Interface. The program controls communication for the power needs of your computer's hardware and software. But this process has been known to consume a lot of processing power or central processing unit cycles when it is operating, making your system run slow.

Skill level:
Moderately Easy

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Instructions

    Prevent Loading at Start-up

  1. 1

    Click the "Start" menu and select "All Programs." Go to the "Accessories" program groups and then to "System Tools."

  2. 2

    Click the option for "Task Scheduler." A new window will open.

  3. 3

    Double-click the ASUS folder on the left panel to view the tasks that are related to ASUS.

  4. 4

    Right-click the task for "ASUS ACPI Service Provider" and select "Disable" from the context menu.

  5. 5

    Right-click the task for "ASUS RegRun Loader" and select "Disable" from the context menu.

  6. 6

    Click the "File" drop-down menu and select the option for "Exit" to close the Task Scheduler.

    Rename the File

  1. 1

    Click the "Start" menu and select the option for "Computer." Double-click "(C:)" that is under Hard Disk Drives. Double-click the "Program Files" folder.

  2. 2

    Navigate to the "ASUS" folder and then double-click the "AASP" folder. The "aacenter.exe" file is in the "1.00.32" folder.

  3. 3

    Right-click the "aacenter.exe" file and select "Rename" from the context menu. Change the extension at the end of the file from ".exe" to ".bak" and press the "Enter" key.

  4. 4

    Restart the computer, and the ASUS ACPI Center will not load.

Tips and warnings

  • The ASUS ACPI Center is configured on computer systems as a task.

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