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|Subject:||Increasing the maximum memory used by Syncrify Server|
|Creation date:||1/3/13 4:48 PM|
|Last modified on:||11/12/18 12:20 PM|
Increasing maximum memory used
By default, the Syncrify server is configured to use a maximum of 512 MB ram.
This number can be increased up to 1536 MB on a 32bit machine and up to 192 GB for
machines running 64bit operating systems. Following steps demonstrate how to increase
the default memory usage for Syncrify:
- Stop Syncrify if it is running
- Locate service.properties file in C:\Syncrify\config folder and open it in any editor like Notepad
- Look for a line that says:
- Change this line to represent the new value, for example:
This will make the maximum memory to 2GB. Note, you should not change the maximum value to 2GB if you are running on a 32bit machine.
- Save the file
- Open a Console Windows (DOS), change the current directory to C:\Syncrify by typing:
- Then, type the following:
This will uninstall the Windows service.
- Finally, type the following:
This will register Windows service again.
Do not allocate more than 1.5 GB ram on a 32bit version of Syncrify, even if you are using a 64bit OS. Allocating
a higher number will result in errors during startup.
Consider using a 64bit version of Syncrify if you need to allocate more memory.
Posted by JoeBobby Lee on 11/6/14 3:35 PM
You have to set this in the run.sh file on a Mac!! Its in the Syncrify.app directory! On linux change the run.sh!
Posted by joseph oliver on 10/4/14 8:24 AM
how do I do this on a MAC server?
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