Is Your Virtual Memory Too Low? Here’s How to Fix It!
If your computer works slowly it working like a tortoise and take too much time to install some program. Sometimes computer shows the low Virtual memory warning and your computer crawl very slowly to pick required programs.
So in this article, I will show you how to increase the virtual memory
What Is Virtual Memory?
In your computer, there are two types of storage memory. One is your hard drive/ Solid-state drive which is also known non-volatile memory and store your data in it permanently and other one RAM (Random access memory) which is also known as volatile memory and store your data temporary. So, what is virtual memory?
When you are running a lot of programs and which utilize your RAM First, when your computer uses all your available RAM in your computer it started utilizing your virtual memory which is also known as swap memory. This memory is using the part of your hard drive to expand more RAM. It helps your computer to work faster and handle more program. When your memory runs very low paging memory come to help and provide additional high speed.
How to Increase Your Virtual Memory
Just follow these steps to increase your virtual memory.
Step-1 Open your Control Panel.
Step-2 Go to System and Security > System.
Step-3 Under Advanced tab Infront of Performance click on Setting Button.
Step-4 Now click on Advanced tab and click on change button which is Infront of virtual memory.
Step-5 Now select the C drive check the Custom size and Give the size which you want to assign it. You can Give the size up to 12GB if your set you virtual RAM more the 12GB then it might be miss behave in the system working. So Recommended size 8-11GB and then click on OK button.
Step-6 After that you should restart your computer then your virtual memory change
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