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File of paging? Do I have to modify it or unable it?

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Hi,
I have Samsung 830.
In Contro Panel\Drive management I read "File of paging".
Loot at link: http://dl.dropbox.com/u/58542060/Screening/Gestione%20disco.jpg
I'd like to know if I have to unable or modify it?
Thanks for your suggestion.
Edited by FoxUlisse - 5/10/12 at 10:50am
post #2 of 6
That means your pagefile is enabled on that drive. Depending on how much RAM you have you can disable it. if you have 6GB or more and don't use any super RAM demanding apps you'll be fine. I ran without one just fine with 6GB of RAM playing BF3 etc.
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I have 12GB RAM and I make video editing. In your opinion do I have disable it? What is your suggestions? Thanks
post #4 of 6
You'll probably be fine without it. Disable it and use your computer as normal. If you run into errors about virtual memory or blue screens, re-enable it.
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If you use "professional" software, it will likely gripe about not having a page file.
 
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post #6 of 6
I always disable it with 8GB RAM in my rig.

You could enable it just to be safe, but you won't need more than 2GB as a pagefile. (mainly for crashdump)

Not the suggested 12GB that windows enabled from the start.
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