to swap file or not to swap file

Discussion in 'Windows Desktop Systems' started by wingman411, Apr 21, 2006.

  1. wingman411

    wingman411 OSNN Senior Addict

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    I have a gb of memory and i read someware that it would speed up your system if you don't have a swap file.

    I want to hear what you all have to say.
     
  2. American Zombie

    American Zombie Moderator Staff Member Political User

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    You should always have a page file as XP and other OS's based on the NT kernel are designed to use it.


    Quoted from:http://aumha.org/win5/a/xpvm.php
     
  3. kcnychief

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