Allocate more RAM to specific program in Windows 10


If you are facing issues with browsers like Firefox and Chrome, the best way to try to fix is by allocating more memory to the program.

Normally, Windows does a good job on deciding the memory allocation for each app but you can overide the srttinfs prioritize specific apps in Windows 10. Here is a step-by-step guide for the same.

Step 1: Open the Task Manager app on your Windows 10 computer. For this, press the CTRL + SHIFT + ESC keys on your keyboard.

Step 2: After opening Task Manager, go to the “Details Tab.”

Step 3: Now, right-click on the application that you want to allocate more RAM. In the context menu, hover to the ‘Set Priority’ and choose ‘High’ or ‘Above Normal’ based on the priority.

RAM Priority Windows 10 2 » Darzl
Allocate more RAM to specific program in Windows 10 » Darzl

Step 4: Once you make the changes, you will be asked to confirm it. Do so by clicking the “Change Priority” in the confirmation box.

That’s it. Making this change would ensure that your computer gives higher priority to the program over other running applications on your system.

The function comes in handy for those who are using an older computer or an entry-level device and new models, as well as high-end devices, come with more memory.


Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

Latest Updates

More like this

5 ways : Open Windows Explorer on Windows 10

How do you open Windows Explorer on your computer?...

Scan & Fix Hard Drive Errors With CHKDSK In Windows 10

Although Windows 10 is now powering majority of the...

Customize your Windows 10 desktop with these free tools

With Windows, you've got an almost limitless number of...

Disable Windows 10 Lock Screen using Group Policy

In this guide, we will show you a step-by-step...

You cannot copy content of this page