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Windows 7: How to fix windows paging file error

30 Mar 2014   #1

Microsoft Windows 7 Professional 64-bit
How to fix windows paging file error

About two weeks ago I had shut down my pc improperly by hitting the power button. When I booted up my pc I got this error message indicated in the link below. Since then my pc has been displaying warning messages that I am about to be out of ram please note I was able to have the same amount of programs open with no issues before getting this error. Programs randomly close here and there. I have attempted using a restore point, restoring my pc to an earlier point before the error happened that was only a temporary fix.

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30 Mar 2014   #2

64-bit Windows 10 Pro

Hello bigboi,

See if setting your page file to be managed by the system instead of using a custom size may help. :)

Virtual Memory Paging File - Change
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30 Mar 2014   #3

Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit 7601 Multiprocessor Free Service Pack 1
Paging file - change size

Just set the page file for your windows partition to system managed size. Then reboot.

Start > Run

type sysdm.cpl

press Enter

Advanced tab > Advanced

Virtual Memory > Change

Windows Partition (usually C:)

set to system managed size


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30 Mar 2014   #4

Microsoft Windows 7 Professional 64-bit

thanks guys ill try it
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30 Mar 2014   #5

64-bit Windows 10 Pro

You're welcome. Please let us know how it went. :)
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