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how to increase memory used by a process

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how to increase memory used by a process, i am trying to increase memory used by mssearch.exe,

I have

windows 2000 server
2GB RAM
I processor
SQl Server Stabdard Edition

Virtual memory 3070 MB

many thanks
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Question by:jadoger
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by:jadoger
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I need increment in physical and virtual memory
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by:jthow
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Ummm... Why do you need to do that?

JohnT
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by:jadoger
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just want my mssearch.exe to use more memory and be efficient
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I don't think it is possible to force any application to use more memory than it was designed to do.  Your server seems to have adequate RAM so increasing that is unlikely to have much impact.  You don't say what processor the server has but a faster one just might offer some benefit.

Perhaps scaling out the searches would help.  There's a reference at:-

http://www.dbforums.com/archive/index.php/t-376596.html

You may find useful.

JohnT

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