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Windows 7: Superfetch

30 Apr 2010   #1
HellionDarklord

Window 7 Home Premium Dual Boot Ubuntu Linux
 
 
Superfetch

Is there a way to make superfetch only "fetch" applications and not the entire movie I watched the other day?


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30 Apr 2010   #2
whs
Microsoft MVP

Vista, Windows7, Mint Mate, Zorin, Windows 8
 
 

Why would you want to do that? Maybe you have the wrong understanding of what Superfetch does. May I suggest this article: SuperFetch: How it Works & Myths
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04 May 2010   #3
christoua

Windows 7 32bit
 
 

I reccomend you keep superfetch on your computer fully as it doesnt slow your computer down, it helps it.
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05 May 2010   #4
HellionDarklord

Window 7 Home Premium Dual Boot Ubuntu Linux
 
 

well I don't see how loading an entire movie into ram helps my computer I mean it is like 1.2 gigs of movie that I only watched once... would rather have the gimp, open office, and firefox instead. Why can't I choose what my computer "fetches"?
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05 May 2010   #5
logicearth

Windows 8.1 Pro (x64)
 
 

What makes you believe that movie is forever stored in your RAM?
Or that SuperFetch is even fetching this movie?
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05 May 2010   #6
CarlTR6

Windows 7 Ultimate 32 bit
 
 

You beat me to the question.
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