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Windows 7: Page file missing

13 Mar 2011   #1

Page file missing

Hello i have windows 7 width 2 partitions system C: and data D:,
i set virtual memory size to custom 256MB on C:,
but memory performance program reports page file size 3200MB,
dxdiag reports 3200MB too,

i set pagefile long time ago, so system is updated

C:/pagefile.sys has 256MB
D: has no pagefile

where is missing ~3GB ??

My System SpecsSystem Spec
26 Mar 2011   #2


ok, maybe this will help

i prepared log file from Process Monitor
i have filtered actions by Operation:"WriteFile", and i started chrome

memory soft reports increase of paging file, but still i dont know where it is :/

maybe some of you folks will know

thanks for any kind of help

logs (csv,xml,pml) to download at
My System SpecsSystem Spec

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