"Your computer is low on memory" when its clearly not

This problem started when i upgraded from windows 8 to windows 8.1

When i run a game, for example, Arma3 randomly throughout my game i'll be thrown back to windows desktop and presented with a message saying "Your computer is low on memory. Save your files and close these programs: 'Game name here'" 

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As you can see from the above screenshot i have 2.6gb in use and 5.3 free, so why does it think its out of memory?


I have set my pagefile from "system managed" to 16gb initial - 24gb max

This made no difference whatsoever..



My hardware has not changed, Like i said i noticed this almost instantly after upgrading to 8.1


Any help would be appreciated because as far as i'm aware theres no way to revert back to 8 from 8.1?

Thanks


 

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Last updated May 24, 2019 Views 200,508 Applies to:
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Thanks Adriaan - I have changed the registry setting and rebooting seems to help.

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