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How do you kill the page file in Vista 64

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As title states.

I want it dead!

Does anybody know how to disable it and I don't mean with the advanced system settings either.We all know that doesn't work.I disable it and go into XP to defrag so I can see some progress since MS decided you don't need to see that in Vista and there sets the big green blob of page file(3971Mb).I set it manually and it still shows the same amount in task manager(3971Mb)I got 64 and 2 more gigs of ram so I wouldn't have to use so much page file but Vista wants to use allmost as much of it as it does physical memory wich slows it down.


HELP!


Thank You Very Much.
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It inadvisable to disable the paging file, no matter how much memory you've got.

anyhow, if you still want to play with fire: http://www.mydigitallife.info/2008/0...ing-file-size/
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Quote:
Originally Posted by SZayat View Post
It inadvisable to disable the paging file, no matter how much memory you've got.

anyhow, if you still want to play with fire: http://www.mydigitallife.info/2008/0...ing-file-size/

Thanks but If you read what I said^ you would see that I allready said this doesn't work.Windows keeps running a page file weather you say no page file or not.I want it off or at least an explination on how to set it manually and it stay at what I set and quit using what it wants.
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Quote:
Originally Posted by SZayat View Post
It inadvisable to disable the paging file, no matter how much memory you've got.
He speaks the truth. Even with 8gigs, disabling the page files is a bad idea. I'll try to find the link that tested this.
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