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anyone ever issue where changing the page file setting to system managed doesnt stick. i change it, click ok, go back in, and its back to the defined values?? tried rebooting, same issue. working with windows 2003 enterprise x32

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OK - is there anything in the system event log? – mfinni Jan 13 '11 at 22:16
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This could happen if you have the setting defined in a GPO. Check that.

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just confirmed that no GPO's are in place to modify any settings as it pertains to pagefile – duhaas Jan 13 '11 at 22:13
i must be going crazy, cause now its working, time for a drink – duhaas Jan 13 '11 at 22:16

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