Introduction: Turn a USB Flash Drive Into Extra Virtual RAM

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Don’t worry here is concept if Virtual memory means You can increase your RAM just by using any device as virtual Ram. This virtual not have same performance as compare to your actual device ram but this concept increase Paging memory and some other functioning which means your overall performance become good and Some application also easily smart running without any not responding issue

Step 1: It's As Easy As Pie!

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It's not hard to turn an extra USB stick lying around that's collecting dust into extra memory for your computer, allowing it to run speedier and manage more applications better.

Step 2: Rename!

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Rename your thumb drive as "RAM DRIVE" or something similar, so you can see which drive is being used as RAM.

Step 3: Settings!

Delete all the stuff on the flash drive. Check for hidden files.Right click on My Computer, and go to Properties. Once there, click on Advanced and go to the system output's Settings.

Step 4: Set Up the Pen Drive!

Click on Advanced, and then Edit.Click on your thumb drive above, and select "user-defined size." Here you can see the size of your flash drive.

Step 5: The Amount of Wham

Calculate the size of the flash drive, and subtract 5 Mb.Type this number in the first box. In the second box, type in the same number.

Click Set and confirm all your settings, applying them wherever you can.Restart your computer.

Step 6: ALL DONE!!!!!

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Comments

MarkkusT (author)2016-03-04

How is Windows supposed to see this as RAM. There is nothing telling Windows that it should be treated as RAM.

DIY Hacks and How Tos (author)2015-12-19

Great way to make use of all those Flash drives that everyone has lying around.

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