How to move the PageFile of Windows 8

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This is useful if you need some free space on a partition and you don’t want to delete anything.
The page file or swap file (pagefile.sys) can’t be manually moved or deleted because it is being used by the Operating System. The size of this file can be a few hundred megabytes or even a few gigabytes.


  1. This helped me find that damn pagefile, thank you so much. I disabled that crap in my advanced system settings but it was still on my drive taking up too much space. Amazing how a vid this old can still be just as useful

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