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Changing swap file memory

Os is windows xp sp2,

at start up have to run it in fail-safe mode, cause swap file memory is too low,

when i try to go to memory in system folder under advanced, i change the settings for the swap file but they don't hold when i try rebooting computer.

Thanx for any help.

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Re: changing swap file memory


Two possible reasons:
1. Your harddisk where the swap is located no longer have that much free space to allocate for your desired swap size.
2. You have to click on the Set button after you have changed the Initial & Maximum size, OK, OK, OK

Hope this be of some help/idea. Post back how things went or should you need additional information.

Good luck and kind regards.

Posted on Oct 14, 2007

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