Window 2000

Question

1) Is there any advantage to making the pagefile (swapfile) greater than 1.5 X RAM quantity?

2) Why does having pagefile (swapfile) on multiple physical HDs, as opposed to multiple partitions on single physical HD improve speed?

Thank you

Answer

This question was answered on May 1, 2003. Much of the information contained herein may have changed since posting.

Yes you can make the pagefile greater than 1.5 quantity to make it greater go to right click on my computer, properties, advanced performance options click on change and from there you can change the swapfile greater then the normal

Need Help with this Issue?

We help people with technology! It's what we do.
Schedule an Appointment with a location for help!

Author

Posted by Student of Katharine Gibbs School - New York on May 1, 2003