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If you get the message Your system is running out of virtual memory while you are working on your Windows 10/8/7, you should try this to solve the problem with small memory error.
Your system has little virtual memory
If too many programs are open, like Word or PowerPoint, and if your computer detects lack of RAM or RAM, then your PC uses space called Virtual Memory. When virtual memory is exhausted, your programs may need to be opened, closed, or run forever.
To solve this problem, especially if it occurs frequently, you should consider increasing your RAM.
Alternatively, you can increase the virtual memory on your PC.
Click Start > Control Panel > System. In the left pane, click Advanced System Preferences. Then select the Advanced tab in the System Properties field and click Settings under Performance.
Again here, in the Performance Options box, click the Advanced tab, then under Virtual Memory select Change.
Clear the check box : Automatically manage the paging file size for all drives
Select the drive (system drive) containing the paging file and click Custom Size.
You can either select and enter a new size in the Initial Size (MB) field, or select the maximum size (MB) and click Set > OK.
Close all previous fields with Apply > OK if necessary.
Hope this helps!
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