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Windows 7: Virtual memory

23 Dec 2015   #1

Windows 10 Home 64bit
Virtual memory

What is the most effective way to configure virtual memory?

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23 Dec 2015   #2

64-bit Windows 10 Pro

Hello smirk, :)

If you have enough hard drive space, I find letting the page file stay managed by the system works best.

If your Windows drive is a HDD, then moving the page file to another separate HDD will allow for a bit more performance.

If your Windows drive is a SSD, then it's fine to leave the page file on it.

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28 Dec 2015   #3

Windows 7 Professional 64-bit SP1

Isn't virtual memory that thing I see all the time in Minecraft errors? Can a paging file get rid of those errors?
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28 Dec 2015   #4

64-bit Windows 10 Pro

Hello Zephandrypus, :)

Could be. You could test by enabling the page file, and leave it set to be managed by the system.
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