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Old 12-23-2004, 02:42 AM   #11 (permalink)
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Your best bet is to let windows handle it. XP will handle the page much better than you tweaking it.
So then i should just click system managed size for both my partitions?

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Old 12-23-2004, 03:10 AM   #12 (permalink)
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http://www.petri.co.il/pagefile_optimization.htm
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So...according to that article, on my c drive i should have it set to...initial size at 2 then max at 50 n on the d drive set the initial to 768 (1.5*512) then max to 2304 (768*3) ...is that better then choosing system managed size??
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Ok i think my problem has been solved, its better at the very least. I did what i asked about in my last post set the c drive to 2 and 50 then d to 768 and 2304...Before doing this i set it to system managed size n it was worse then before...So now its better then it was. Thanks for ur help guys

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I'm glad that by tweaking your vm that you are experiencing some better functionality. a lot of the times, that windows managed vm setting does no good whatsoever.
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