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I want to use the space harddisk as ram. what i will do?

My hardisk is sata. I have a 512 MB RAM but is slow in speed so i want to use space of hard disk as ram. So plz send me notes on it.

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Re: i want to use the space harddisk as ram. what i will...

How i can use my harddisk as a ram.....?....i have some prblm to get its setup.....

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Re: i want to use the space harddisk as ram. what i will...

Your os already uses the space needed as ram. this is of course slower because of access/read/write speeds of off board memory. it will not increase your computer if you allocate larger swap files sizes for this.
better to eliminate tsr's that are in your start-up which you do not use. along with any applications which are outdated that you do not use.
this assumes you have a pc, and not a mac.
if you are using vista, i reco more than 3 gig or its a dog. too many drm files and other unneeded overhead.
xp will perform better for you.
good luck

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In windows Xp, 7 and vista you can use hard disk as a this video /watch?v=KQwvyedSV0k

copy and past link in your browser
your computer runs smoothly ......
But remember that Hard disk is slow than RAM

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Re: i want to use the space harddisk as ram. what i will...

Go to control panel system advance or advance system settings then advance again then settings in the performce section then advance and look at bottom of page

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