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Do I need Page file on? For my M4 64gb Raid 0 setup?

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I was wondering, can I get rid of page file, so I am not losing 8gb from my SSD or is it best to keep it? I have plenty of space, 2 64gb M4 in raid 0, however just wondering if i can set it onto my hard drive, or just leave it how windows puts it? Will messing with it cause issues later on and best to leave it? Just wanted to see.
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ive got mine running on a separate drive some programs start acting weird when you dont have one. it's not going to hurt anything by not having one except you may see some odd issues here and there
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stall on windows startup? or nothing that harsh. Want this 100% stable I want it to turn on when i click on fully and off when i hit shut down hehe.
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stall on windows startup? or nothing that harsh. Want this 100% stable I want it to turn on when i click on fully and off when i hit shut down hehe.

nah nothing that harsh. some games require one or give errors (usually older games, newer ones dont really have an issue) i woudl make a small 500-1gb page file and youll be fine

that and if your a heavy user your ram will fill up and before you know it your program caches because your out of memory, lol
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You can shrink it to ~1GB or less.

If you don't max your RAM, need a dump file after a crash, or have any errors from having it disabled you can disable it. I do normally.

You can also enable it on a secondary drive no issue if you like.
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