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Windows 7: Page Filing

23 Sep 2010   #1
FrOgGysTyLe

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 
Page Filing

I currently have 4 gigs of ram installed can I have 2 2 gig page files on seperate drives or are those page files not big enough each


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23 Sep 2010   #2
Wishmaster

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit
 
 

So long as it is a Seperate physical Drive, and not a partition on the same drive it may serve some benefit.
If on another partition of the same physical disk, you will hurt performance more than anything.

Do it how you choose, but I would either leave it all with the OS drive, or put it on a secondary disc as 'System managed" size.
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23 Sep 2010   #3
FrOgGysTyLe

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

okay cool thanx for your response and it would actually be on another physical drive just wasnt sure if you had to do the 1.5x RAM for each page file or not and also another reason Im inquiring is that I read you dont have to worry about it getting fragmented if you set them at the same size for minimum and maximum
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