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Originally Posted by r34p3rex;12803620 
Uhh, isn't the page file used when you run out of RAM? This seems counter-productive tongue.gif

Think swap space, swap file for PS work. I also dump the temp file for F1 2010 and other such lame games that create massive hidden swap files on the c:drive on the ramdisk.
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Video editing, photo editing, CAD. It's hard to actually use 16GB of RAM for normal stuff.

its hard to use 16GB of RAM with extreme stuff lol

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How can I put my 16GB of ram to good use?

I found some good deals and couldn't resist so I ended up with 16GBs of ram.

try running a load of games, editing videos (HD) and watch a blu-ray all at the same time lol thats the only way and doing that you will only be using 6-8GB
    
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You still have a pagefile even if it's set to 0, OP.

Windows will always require even a small amount of pagefile for normal operation regardless of whether you set it to 0/disable it. Programs won't have access to the pagefile if it is 0/diasbled and some programs (many) will require a pagefile for them to operate correctly.
    
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