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post #1 of 24
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Wierd, i have one game up thats taking roughly 300 mb of memory according to task manager, and my other stuff is barely taking up anything. I have 2 gigs of memory and my windows is saying its low on virtual memory.

lol? i'm confused
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post #2 of 24
Isn't virtual memory the paging memory?
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post #3 of 24
virus, happened to my old computer

try AVG
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post #4 of 24
Yeah that's Virtual memory.. page file.

Right click "My Computer", then click Properties.. then Advanced in the tabs at the tab, then find the part about Virtual memory, and increase the size of the virtual memory.. I have 4gb, which is the max.. lol
    
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post #5 of 24
It is the paging memory! You should go and raise it...maybe close out some programs or processes running in the background
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post #6 of 24
either a virus or software corruptiuon from something, get a mem optimizer program from tune-up utilities or download.com.
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post #7 of 24
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i made it so i dont' have a page file, i heard if you have more than 1 gig, you don't need one?

2 gigs should be enough... right?
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post #8 of 24
yeah like my other post said, its most likely a background virus takin up all ur memory, try AVG anti virus, and maybe get Spybot Search and Destroy, and Ad- Aware while ur at it
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post #9 of 24
Quote:
Originally Posted by im_not_an_artard View Post
yeah like my other post said, its most likely a background virus takin up all ur memory, try AVG anti virus, and maybe get Spybot Search and Destroy, and Ad- Aware while ur at it
I agree
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post #10 of 24
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i have ad-aware, and spybot, they only caught 3 things :\\

Meh, anyone know a good virus SCANNER, you know, i dont' like AVG because it runs all the crap in the backround, i just want a scanner that only uses resources when its scanning.
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