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I see on eof my exchange server where it is sitting on windows server 2008 , memeory shows 32 gb, whereas page file shows 32777mb
 so on another server if my memory is 16GB what would be my page file?

will it be : 1024x16=10mb =16394mb?
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Lee W, MVPTechnology and Business Process AdvisorCommented:
If you're not using System Managed (which I don't like), you will generally set the pagefile to 1.5x RAM.
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Tom CieslikIT EngineerCommented:
Like Lee said, This is the Maximum, but you can always set limit to page file for yourself.
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pramod1Author Commented:
1024x16+10mb =16394mb?  somebody mentioned it should be ram + 10mb ??
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Tom CieslikIT EngineerCommented:
Page file is growing depend of application design and memory information traffic.

I have SQL server with 32GB RAM and it's using 30GB RAM but only 7GB page file.

Everything is dependable.

If you don;t want your pagefile grow you can limit it in system properties.
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Lee W, MVPTechnology and Business Process AdvisorCommented:
If I remember correctly, RAM+10 is the minimum for a crash dump file to be generated - and that has to be on the C: drive.  Otherwise, it doesn't HAVE to be RAM or RAM + 10.  The guideline is generally RAM x1.5 as I stated earlier.  There can be instances where you want more or less.  You don't want SQL or Exchange using pagefiles - they need FAST RAM, not slow pagefiles.  Give them sufficient RAM!
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pramod1Author Commented:
I see on ONE of my exchange server where it is sitting on windows server 2008 ,RAM  memeory shows 32 gb, whereas page file shows 32777mb
 
Is the configuration correct?
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Lee W, MVPTechnology and Business Process AdvisorCommented:
Is it set to be System Managed or User Managed?  Is there a pagefile on more than one drive?

Generally, I wouldn't be worried about systems with Pagefiles set to RAM... I personally *IF I NOTICED IT* would likely increase it to 1.5x RAM.

What's the fascination with the pagefile and related settings?  Are you having problems you think are related?
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