Re: opening txt
- View Source--- In firstname.lastname@example.org, Geoff Gilbert <Geoff@e...>
> Starmax. That takes me back.Thanks to you and John. I've found I must allocate slightly more
> You're right that WP reads the whole thing into memory at the start,
> so a greater memory allocation to WP should help.
memory than the file size. Then WP will open a 12 MB file in 5
seconds. My years with Word 5 made me blind to the obvious.
OS 8.6 says an application will require a little more memory if VM is
turned off. 9.1 says it will require a lot more memory, maybe twice as
much, if VM is turned off or the application is moved to another disk.
I don't understand why VM makes a bigger difference in 9.1 or why it
matters where the application is saved.
- View Source--- In email@example.com, "Stephen" <wago295@y...> wrote:
> My years with Word 5 made me blind to the obvious.We all have stories of recovery. I wrote my M.A. thesis on Word 3,
and lived to tell about it. Thanks to Geoff for the right answer -
RAM allocation - rather than my knee-jerk reaction to delete the