Automatically Set the Paging File Size in Windows 7

Learn how to set Windows 7 to automatically manage the paging file size.

  1. Type adjust perf in the Start Menu’s search box and then press Enter on your keyboard.
  2. Select the Advanced tab in the Performance Options window.

  3. Click Change… in the Virtual memory section.

  4. Check Automatically manage paging file size for all drives at the top of the Virtual Memory window.

  5. Click OK to save the changes.
  6. Restart the computer.

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