Why is windows slower when I turn off paging? Tags: Configuration Windows 7 Last response: March 25, 2011 11:31 AM in Windows 7 Share tomsresults March 24, 2011 1:19:25 PM Why is windows slower when I turn off paging? More about : windows slower turn paging fowang a b $ Windows 7 March 24, 2011 1:43:47 PM because it must be maxing out your ram, turn it back on sminlal a c 209 $ Windows 7 March 24, 2011 4:51:39 PM I've not seen any slowdown with the page file disabled, but I have 12GB of memory and hardly ever get anywhere near using it all up. Run task manager (Ctrl+Shift+Esc) to see how much memory you're using. Check the number below the left end of the memory graph on the "Performance" tab. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer fowang a b $ Windows 7 March 25, 2011 11:31:28 AM indeed, but if he only has 2gb then hes gonna find some problems Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Turn off paging file in Windows 2000 Forum Why is it important to turn off automatic windows security updates Forum Why slower ? Forum Is it safe to disable paging file with 4GB RAM in XP 32Bit Forum Crossfire slower in most games then without? why ? Forum Gtx 680 vs gtx 460, why slower ? Forum Prevent Paging Use Forum Disabling Paging Forum SSD Turn-off System Restore: Why ? Forum Upgraded CPU from Pentium D to Duel Core but computer is slower ! Forum Why it is slower ? Forum 4650 slower than 4550!! Forum Turn off the graphic card and its fan Forum Paging File Location and size??? Forum Windows Vista on Notebooks: Why and What Hardware? Forum Why did Bill Gates invent Windows? Forum Asus p5vd2-vm se driver windows 7 Forum Toshiba laptop windows 7 can't read dvd Forum Why my cursor keeps moving when typing Forum Windows 8 Forum More resources Read discussions in other Windows 7 categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Laptops !