Orphaned conhost.exe processes

Dec 2, 2008
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I seem to be having problems with attaching detach TCC processes.
When I try to attach one of the following:
TCC_Attach_Tabs.png

I get:
TCC_Hanlde_Error.png

When in process explorer I noticed that these invalid handles were orphaned conhost processes:
tcc_conhost.png


If I killed these orphaned conhost.exe processes all these disappeared:
TCC_Attach_Tabs.png
 
Dec 2, 2008
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Is it usually a couple of hours and isn't the conhost.exe attached to a TCC as a subprocess?
 
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Dec 2, 2008
226
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Canada
tcc_conhost-2.png


Aren't the "conhost.exe" usually attached to a tcc.exe as a subuprocess? I have never had this happen before so I thought that this maybe a Windows 10 thing.

By the way when I have
TCC_Hanlde_Error.png


on the screen and go back to TCMD and open "Tab" then "Attach...", TCMD crashes.
 
Dec 2, 2008
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I notice that it only seems to be problem on Windows 10, I don't have this problem on Windows 7.
 
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