Microsoft Office Tutorials and References
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Tweaking the Paging File
Figure 16-5: Set the No Paging File option in Windows 8.
7. After you have gone through the list and verified that you no longer have
any paging files configured on your drives, click OK to exit.
Your paging file is disabled after a reboot. Feel free to delete the pagefile
.sys file from your hard drive after your reboot to gain a chunk of space back.
You have to disable Hide Protected Operating System Files on the View tab of
Folder Options to see the pagefile.sys file.
If you do not have enough RAM to disable the paging file completely, follow
the directions in the next section to adjust the size of the paging file for best