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Thread: SWAP file gone !
2001-03-15, 15:30 #1
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SWAP file gone !
I'm having an annoying problem: i have modified the partitioning of my HD and
whenever I boot into my NT2000 Pro partition I get a message to the effect
that the Swap file is too small or non-existent and that I have to do X and
Y to re-create it.
The problem is that I never get a chance to actually get to this point
because NT doesn't let me access my desktop (ie I log on successfully, get
the error message and back to the login prompt).
I have booted from a different drive and poked around in the registry. In
particular I have found the key
HKLMSYSTEMControlSet001ControlSession ManagerMemory ManagementPagingFiles
which was indeed pointing to a non-existent swap file. I corrected it but unfortunately to no avail (same problem).
Any suggestion - short of a full system install ! - welcome !