HKLM\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Control\Session Manager\Memory Management

Data type Range Default value
REG_BINARY Name    Minimum(MB)   Maximum(MB) C:\Pagefile.sys 27 77


Specifies the name of the paging file and the minimum and maximum size range (in megabytes) for the paging file.

Change method

To change the size range of the paging file or to create new paging files, double-click System in Control Panel, click the Advanced tab, click the Performance Options button, and then click the Change button in the Virtual Memory box.

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For more information on memory management and paging files, see Help for Windows 2000.