Swapfile is commonly refers to a file backed storage for paging. (aka swapping)

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Swapfile.sys cannot be disabled on Windows 10 [confirmed bug]

I want to delete the swapfile.sys from my C: partition because it prevents me from shrinking the drive. I set the Paging File option to 'No paging file' in the 'Virtual memory' window for my C ...
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Change Swap file size Fedora 23

I'm on Fedora 23, dell OptiPlex 745, core 2 duo, 2.13 Ghz, 1066Mhz FSB and 4 gig of RAM, the drive is a Samsung 840 EVO solid state drive. The Swap file is currently at 4 GIG. How can I change this ...
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is it necessary to create swap partition while installing RHEL?

I'm a newbie to RHEL.I've installed RHEL 7 using VMware .but,during the installation ,it asked me to create Swap partition and i created it worth 2GB. please brief me the reasons.what if the swap ...
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Windows7, defragment swap and hibernate file and move them to begin of hdd

I tried find any tool for windows7 that help me with defrag swapspace, and move them to beginning of volume. I have no option to create separate partition for swap only, because I have 4 primary ...
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How to limit (not Disable) Swapfile.sys size?

How can I limit the size of c:\swapfile.sys? I would expect wmic swapfileset to work, but it doesn't exist: wmic swapfileset where name="c:\\swapfile.sys" set initialsize=1000,maximumsize=1000 ...
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Giant Swap File fills hard drive to capacity

Today I had a most odd experience on our student computing server. Suddenly, you could not save a file and you got a "file system full" message. So I did a du -sh on all user directories to see what ...