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Moving the page file in sbs 2008

Posted on 2012-03-12
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I'm running out of space on my c drive and would like to move the page file if it is a good idea on my server... can you tell me the best way to do this in SBS 2008
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by:RickEpnet
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This is not the best way to gain space you can do it without a reboot by following these steps.

http://www.epnetworking.com/blog/?p=199
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Sanjay Santoki earned 500 total points
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Hello,

You simply need to enable page file (Virtual memory) on alternate partition and disable page file on system partition. It requires reboot the take place.

Go to Control Panel -> System -> Advanced system settings -> Advanced -> settings under performance -> Advance -> Change -> Make appropriate changes.

Regards,
Sanjay Santoki
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by:jploessl
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i found that I need to remove a large symantec log file ... they say its a know issue with sbs 2008 server
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