What is "virtual memory" And how can I increase it on Windows XP?

Answer virtual memory used hard drive space and pretends its ram. its used to store stuff thats just sitting aroudn your ram, not being used, but wasting space. so its plopped on the hard drive for later ... Read More »

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How to Increase Windows XP Virtual Memory for Games?

When your computer "loads" a game, what this generally means is that it is retrieving the data from your hard drive and placing on the RAM for quicker access, as RAM read/write speeds are generally... Read More »

How do I increase virtual memory in Windows 2000?

Select PropertiesRight-click "My Computer" on the desktop and select "Properties" from the drop down menu. This opens up the "System Properties" dialog box.Open Virtual Memory BoxClick on the "Adva... Read More »

How to Increase the Virtual Memory in a Windows 2003 Server?

In a Windows 2003 server, virtual memory is used whenever the physical memory (RAM) is used up. This virtual memory is controlled by the paging file. The larger this paging file, the more virtual m... Read More »

How do I increase the virtual memory paging file size in Windows XP?

Change Virtual Memory Paging File SizeLog on as an administrator, if you are not already. Select the "Start" menu and click "Run." Type "sysdm.cpl" and press "Enter." Click the "Advanced" tab. Loca... Read More »