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How to increase the paging file?


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Users of computers with a small amount of RAM often have problems associated with a small or deteriorating system performance.

Sometimes the situation can be slightly improved by increasing the paging file.

You will need

  • ? a computer
  • ? Windows operating system



Consider a method for increasing the swap file by using the Windows 2000 operating system as an example. First, start the Control Panel and open the "System" application in it.


Are we going to the Advanced tab? And click on the? Performance Options ?.


The information about the size of the paging file is in theBlock? Virtual memory ?. Click the? Change? Button. In the next window you will see a list of your hard disks, below for each of them you can set a different paging file size. It makes sense to keep the swap file on the fastest drive in the system. If you have one physical hard disk that is divided into several logical disks, it is advisable to place the swap file on the first partition (C :). After making changes do not forget to click the button "Set?".

How to increase the paging file? Was last modified: June 20th, 2017 By Bagraalj
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