VIRTUAL MEMORY



MARIE504504
07-10-2005, 02:02 AM
CAN SOMEONE PLEASE TELL ME HOW TO EXPAND MT VIRTUAL MEMORY. A MESSAGE KEEP
POPING UP TELLING ME MY VIRTUAL MEMORY IS LOW.

Will Denny
07-10-2005, 02:02 AM
Hi

Please have a look at the following article:

"Virtual Memory in Windows XP"
http://aumha.org/win5/a/xpvm.php

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Will Denny
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"MARIE504504" <MARIE504504@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
news:2F617791-13EF-4BF1-984A-FDE0F898F44C@microsoft.com...
> CAN SOMEONE PLEASE TELL ME HOW TO EXPAND MT VIRTUAL MEMORY. A MESSAGE KEEP
> POPING UP TELLING ME MY VIRTUAL MEMORY IS LOW.

Jim
07-10-2005, 02:02 AM
"MARIE504504" <MARIE504504@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
news:2F617791-13EF-4BF1-984A-FDE0F898F44C@microsoft.com...
> CAN SOMEONE PLEASE TELL ME HOW TO EXPAND MT VIRTUAL MEMORY. A MESSAGE KEEP
> POPING UP TELLING ME MY VIRTUAL MEMORY IS LOW.
This message usually means that your pagefile is too small. Let the system
manage the pagefile size.
Jim

T. Waters
07-10-2005, 02:02 AM
Jim wrote:
> "MARIE504504" <MARIE504504@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
> news:2F617791-13EF-4BF1-984A-FDE0F898F44C@microsoft.com...
>> CAN SOMEONE PLEASE TELL ME HOW TO EXPAND MT VIRTUAL MEMORY. A
>> MESSAGE KEEP POPING UP TELLING ME MY VIRTUAL MEMORY IS LOW.
> This message usually means that your pagefile is too small. Let the
> system manage the pagefile size.
> Jim

From Help and Support:
To change the size of the virtual memory paging file:
You must be logged on as a computer administrator in order to complete this
procedure.
--Open "System" in Control Panel.
--On the Advanced tab, under Performance, click Settings.
--On the Advanced tab, under Virtual memory, click Change.
--Under Drive [Volume Label], click the drive that contains the paging file
you want to change.
**** Notes****
--To open System, click Start, click Control Panel, and then double-click
System.
--To have Windows choose the best paging file size, click System managed
size.
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