More memory with MS Client

Use “basic” mode

By default MS Client is configured in C:\NET\SYSTEM.INI to autostart the full redirector with this line:


Many people change this line to read:


This will give you 495K free conventional memory, compared to only 424K with the “full” setting.

The downside is that the “basic” setting produces errors like this one: File creation dates are set back to 1/1/1980.

So decide yourself, what’s best for your system.

Ulrich Hansen