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Random bits of (hopefully) useful technical information on Windows, with a focus on understanding and troubleshooting.

March, 2009

  • The Ubiquitous Pagefile

    Windows works with virtual memory - the sum of physical RAM installed and the current size of the pagefile(s) in use. The Memory Manager is constantly checking that the working sets of the processes on the system, the kernel and paged pool allocations...