"Pegasus [MVP]" <news@newsgroup> wrote in message
> You can place the paging file on any physical or logical drive. Some
> people think that there are performance issues when you place the paging
> file on a drive other than the system drive. You need to do some homework
> with Google to form your own opinion.
I think placing it on another physical drive or spindle other than the
system drive will improve performance. However, I don't really see the value
of putting on a different "partition" that is on the same physical spindle
(RAID 5 or not) that the system drive is on. The I/O calls for both the OS
and the system "drive" are still on the same spindle.
But if John's just looking to free up space on his system partition, he
doesn't have much choice than to move it to a different partition.
That makes me think, how large is the system partition (assuming it's C:
Are there any non-essential data stored, such as app installation files? The
Windows update KB folders in the \windows folder can also be deleted for
space. The Windows update files can also be deleted/reset as well, for added
Remove Windows Update Files?3 posts - Last post: Oct 14, 2007
Is it safe to remove the numerous update files in the Windows folder (ie-
$NtUninstallKB842773$ , etc.) if the system is working fine? http://forum.soft32.com/windows/Remo...ict355306.html
Remove windows update files | Windows update serviceLet's see how can we
delete the downloaded windows update files. Fix: You can easily delete
windows update files. For this you need to stop windows update ... http://www.troublefixers.com/how-to-...s-update-files
And as you mentioned earlier, Pegasus, the .tmp and .dmp files should be