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Subject: Re: FLASH: [OT] PC Memory
From: Steve Howard
Date: Mon, 31 Jul 2000 22:17:08 +0100

> Move your Swap file to another drive or partition that DOES NOT contain
> O/S. (Virtual Memory button)

Only really helps if you have a second hard drive. Putting the swap file
onto a different partition on the same drive can actually worsen the
machine's performance.

> Change your 'File System' setting to Server, not desktop.

I thought that all this would do is create a bigger lookup table for the
file system, making relaunching an application a little quicker, because
Windows will be more likely to remember where all required files are. I've
never seen any significant performance gain as such from changing this



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