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Old 09-25-2005, 07:03 PM   #1 (permalink)
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I have a solution for people who can't afford more RAM...

A pageing file is an area on the hard disk that Windows uses as if it were RAM
First right click on my computer, then click on properties...

After that click on the advanced tab on the far right, then performance settings

Now click on the advanced tab...

at the bottom of the page it says Virtual memory, click on the Change button

raise initial and maximum size and click set

Congratulations, now you have more ram

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Old 09-25-2005, 10:42 PM   #2 (permalink)
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also to add to this if u have a a second hd use that one for a page file dont use your hd with windows on it is will run faster this way.

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Old 09-25-2005, 10:48 PM   #3 (permalink)
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it doesn't move nowhere near the speed of physical ram. it will improve performance though. I set people computer with low ram so that both of them equal 2000
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Old 10-06-2005, 06:09 PM   #4 (permalink)
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I set mine to 4096 in XP, Vista only takes 4095 on my build
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