how do you move page file to seperate HDD

  Maccyroo 12:29 13 Mar 2007
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Hi all,

I'm spring cleaning (early i know) and doing my yearly backup and format to load XP from scratch.

I heard somewhere that having the page file on a seperate drive is a good idea and as I have two internal sata HDD's i was going to give it a go.

anyone done this successfully? any help on how to go about it would be appreiated

cheers

maccyroo

  Eric10 12:40 13 Mar 2007

I haven't done it myself but this is how it's done. click here

  Maccyroo 13:07 13 Mar 2007

thanks Eric , looks simple so i'll give it a try!

  rick808 13:14 13 Mar 2007

When entering the values for the size, times the amount of RAM you have by 1.5 (at least) and set the minimum and maximum size to that figure - takes up a bit more HD space but will stop fragmentation.

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