RESOLVED – Microsoft OneDrive and Search Indexer 30% CPU ALL THE TIME and OneDrive stuck saying “Checking for changes” in the systray!

UPDATE 10/29/2014 It took me a while but I finally figured out why I was having problems with OneDrive.  Scroll to the 10/05/2014 section for a description of what the problem was.    It turns out I had a folder name using an unusual character.  This was not a special character that OneDrive can’t sync  as in \…