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I would liek to know, what you guys have your page file set to.
And also what you would recommended for me.

Heres how my hdd, is splitted up:

-Local disk C: OS + installed programs

-Downloads D: backup and all sorts of things

-Games E: steam folder and non steam games

Which one should I set the pagefile to?
I got 4gb memory.
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As far as I know, the point of setting the pagefile is to left up some load on the physical harddisk, however you have 1 physical hdd therefore setting the pagefile somewhere else will not help as it'll still spin according of reading whatever file you're viewing + using the pagefile.

So to sum it, there's no point of setting pagefile anywhere else than its default if you have only 1 physical hdd.
    
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So setting the pagefile to only this part of my hdd:

-Local disk C: OS + installed programs

And let the pagefile decides on itself, whatever it feels like?
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Anyone knows?
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Originally Posted by wendigo4700;13393279 
So setting the pagefile to only this part of my hdd:

-Local disk C: OS + installed programs

And let the pagefile decides on itself, whatever it feels like?

Let the pagefile decide on itself.
    
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