An elevated command prompt is required for this operation. Click start, then All Programs, locate Accessories, right-click Command Prompt in the listing and select to Run As Administrator.

elevated command prompt

In the elevated command prompt Issue the following command to increase the limit of paged pool memory:

fsutil behavior set memoryusage 2

fsutil memoryusage

fsutil memoryusage: Windows will return the new value in the same command prompt.

Windows users who would like to restore the old setting can issue the

following command instead: fsutil behavior set memoryusage 1



Increasing Memory Usage in

Windows 7 via the command line