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Changing partition of swap/page file

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Typically I have always moved my page file from the C:\ drive to a larger, faster drive, usually my D:\ drive which uses a separate SSD.

After some researching, I read that the memory dump will use the swap file to create accessible logs in case of a crash.

Is there a way to have these logs report to the page file on my D:\ drive or will I always need to create a 1024MB swap file for my C:\ drive specifically for this reason?

Help!
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Just turn off the memory dump feature, it''as pretty useless anyway.
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I have my pagefile on D:/ but my memory dumps are always on C:/ anyway, I don't think they are related.


Or i could be talking out of my ass.
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Vista introduced the "DedicatedDumpFile" registry entry, so now you can separate them
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