What is virtual memory on a computer?

Answer In computers, virtual memory--otherwise known as virtual storage--is a part of the hard drive that is used to simulate extra random access memory (RAM). The appearance of additional RAM can make a ... Read More »

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What is virtual computer memory ?

Virtual computer memory enables desktop and laptop computers to find empty random access memory (RAM) needed to load additional programs or work faster in the programs that are open.How It WorksVir... Read More »

What is Virtual Memory & Why is my computer telling me it is to low & How do you fix it?

You can increase the amount of storage space on your hard drive for temporary internet files. If you do a lot of web surfing everyday, the new limit you adjust it to might end up being too low also... Read More »

What do i do when my computer said low virtual memory?

Virtual memory is simulated RAM. When you have use up all your RAM, your computer will shift data to an empty space on the hard drive. Computer swaps data to the hard disk and back to your RAM as n... Read More »

My computer has alerted me that my Virtual Memory is low. What do I do?

You have to many programs running. Use Task Manager to END TASK some of the junk.The best thing to do, is to get rid of these SPYWARE, ADWARE and other bogus tasks. Use MSCONFIG at the RUN command ... Read More »