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Programs or background systems?

By wompai ·
Hey,

I've got 1.5 GB of RAM and 4 GB of Page file. Should I set RAM and/or CPU to programs or background systems for best performance? I'm not using my pc as a server and my page file is on a separate HDD.

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Programs.

by seanferd In reply to Programs or background sy ...

As you say, you are using it as a personal computer.

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Yep.

by wompai In reply to Programs or background sy ...

That's right I'm using it as a PC. But, Someone (on this forum) told me to switch RAM and/or CPU usage to background systems when I've got a lot of RAM. I don't know what he meant by " a lot", but I think 1.5 GB RAM and 4 GB pagefile is pretty much...

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Under XP, with 1.5 thats enough to make that change

by Slayer_ In reply to Programs or background sy ...

Under Vista or WIn7, its not enough.
For processor scheduling, set to programs
for memory usage, set to system cache

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