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    fast shut down

    In the last windows secrets it showed how to change the "clearpagefileatshutdown." I tried it, and it worked great ONLY problem isthe registry does not save the change on the value data. I have to go in each time and change the value data. Anyway I can make the 0 value data the default? The time difference is amazing, from a few minutes to a few seconds!
    Thank You for any info someone might have
    Allen

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    Odd! I've just looked at the contents of
    HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Contro l\Session Manager\Memory Management
    and find
    Value Name: ClearPageFileAtShutdown
    Value Type: REG_DWORD
    Value: 0

    Whether it has always been like that, or whether I changed it some time in the long-forgotten past, I'm afraid I don't know...

    (Nor do I know why the above registry key shows with an intrusive blank between 'o' and 'l'!)
    Last edited by BATcher; 2012-07-21 at 12:34.
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    do you have any auto tuneup software running? It maybe setting it back.
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