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Can I set memory usage priority in Windows8? I would like to give certain programs, specifically JavaW, priority access to available RAM.

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It's about gaming and there's not enough info, take your pick. – Xavierjazz Jul 4 '13 at 0:54
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I'm not sure the question makes sense. My understanding is that if a program needs to consume more memory, it's going to, and if it's unable to it will probably crash. – Louis Jul 4 '13 at 1:27
    
Agreed with @Louis, it's very unclear what you're trying to accomplish here. – Shinrai Jul 5 '13 at 16:14

Windows has a page priority since Vista. You can use ProcessHacker to set it. Value 1 is the lowest and 5 ist the highest (default value):

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