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HOW TO: Configure Memory for More Than 2 GB in SQL Server (Q274750)
Written by Bill Graziano on 10 June 2002
This article describes how to configure SQL Server to use more than 2 GB of physical memory.
Microsoft SQL Server 7.0 and Microsoft SQL Server 2000 dynamically acquire and free memory as needed. When you run multiple instances of SQL Server on a computer, each instance dynamically acquires and frees memory to adjust for changes in the workload of the instance.