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Windows 7: Pagefile - can I relocate this?

19 Aug 2010   #11
whs
Microsoft MVP

Vista, Windows7, Mint Mate, Zorin, Windows 8
 
 

This will not affect anything and it frees up space equal to the size of your RAM.


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22 Aug 2010   #12
lister

Windows 7 Panasonic CF F9 (used to have CF F8)
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by whs View Post
How about deleting the hiberfile on your C drive to gain a few GBs (provided you do not use hibernation). That would be the easiest to make a little room. The command in elevated Command Prompt (open as admin) is

powercfg.exe -h off

Another option would be to add the 2GB partition's space to your C partition. if you want to do that, post a snip of your Disk Management and we'll see how to do that best.
Amazing advice and it worked really well.

Thanks VERY much for that. Really appreciate that. It has freed up 2 gig or thereabout. This is a great forun.
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22 Aug 2010   #13
whs
Microsoft MVP

Vista, Windows7, Mint Mate, Zorin, Windows 8
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by lister View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by whs View Post
How about deleting the hiberfile on your C drive to gain a few GBs (provided you do not use hibernation). That would be the easiest to make a little room. The command in elevated Command Prompt (open as admin) is

powercfg.exe -h off

Another option would be to add the 2GB partition's space to your C partition. if you want to do that, post a snip of your Disk Management and we'll see how to do that best.
Amazing advice and it worked really well.

Thanks VERY much for that. Really appreciate that. It has freed up 2 gig or thereabout. This is a great forun.
You are very welcome Lister. Come and see us any time. And thanks.
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