How can i setup a second pc for virtual memory

  michael.25th 11:48 30 Mar 2011
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How can i setup a second pc for virtual memory

i have an old pc that i wont to use as virtual memory, how do i set this up and how if any one can help or can show me where i can get the best info that would be bril

thank you michael

  mgmcc 08:36 31 Mar 2011

If you mean the hard disk space the PC uses as "Virtual Memory" or "Page File" to augment its RAM, this needs to be on an internal disk. Accessing a separate PC over a network would be far too slow and potentially disastrous if the network link should be interrupted for any reason.

If you cannot provide a sufficiently large Page File with your existing hard drive, it needs to be replaced with a larger capacity one.

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