How to Remove Page File?

March 20, 2020

Before using the Partition Assistant, you’d better to remove the paging file in order to make the operation successfully.

Step 1. Right-click "This PC" and select "Properties" ->"Advanced system settings".

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In the pop-up window, click "Settings..." under "Performance".

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Step 2. In next window, choose "Advanced" and then click "Change..."

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Step 3. Then it will pop up the setting window of the paging file, select D drive first, then select "No paging file" and click "Set".

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After click "OK" the system will ask for rebooting. Then you could use the Partition Assistant to resize the partition. After resizing the partition you could reset the "Paging file".