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Posted on 2006-06-16
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Here is what my Boot.ini looks like.
"[boot loader]
timeout=30
default=multi(0)disk(0)rdisk(0)partition(1)\WINDOWS
[operating systems]
multi(0)disk(0)rdisk(0)partition(1)\WINDOWS="Windows Server 2003, Enterprise" /fastdetect /3GB /Userva=3030 /NOPAE /MAXMEM=4096 /NoExecute=OptOut"

I am wondering if I should remove the "NOPAE" switch or if there are other changes that I SHOULD make? I currently have 8GB of ram, but as you can see I am only utilizing 4GB. The server is a Quad Xeon prosessor HP DL580 running 2k3 Server Enterprise Ed SP1\Exchange2k3 Enterprise SP1. Thanks!!!
Tman
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by:amaheshwari
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Check these article:

CPU and memory scalability for Exchange Server 2003 and for Exchange 2000 Server
http://support.microsoft.com/?kbid=827281

and
Exchange memory use and the /3GB switch
http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb%3Ben-us%3B328882
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Check this as well:


Use of the /3GB switch in Exchange Server 2003 on a Windows Server 2003-based system
http://support.microsoft.com/kb/823440
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by:ResMAE
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amaheshwari,

Just what I was looking for. Thanks!
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