In Windows 10, 8 and Windows 7, users may encounter an error. Insufficient system resources to complete the operation – when you run a program or game, and during its operation. At the same time, this can happen on sufficiently powerful computers with a significant amount of memory and without visible excessive loads in the device manager.
This manual details how to fix the “Insufficient system resources to complete an operation” error and how it can be caused. The article is written in the context of Windows 10, but methods are also relevant for previous versions of the OS.
For starters, some basic, simple and quick methods of correcting the error and the reasons that can cause the appearance of the message in question.
Also, if you observe a constant high rateUsing computer resources in the task manager even without running programs – try to identify the processes that load the computer, and at the same time perform a scan for viruses and the presence of malicious programs.
If none of the above methods has helped and did not approach your specific situation – then more complex options.
There is another common factor that causes the “Insufficient system resources to complete the operation” error in Windows 10, 8 and Windows 7 – an error may occur if you have a 32-bit (x86) version of the system installed on your computer.
In this case, the program can start, even work, but sometimes stop with the specified error, this is due to the limitations of the virtual memory size per process in 32-bit systems. The solution is to install Windows 10 x64 instead of the 32-bit version, see how to change Windows 10 32-bit to 64-bit.
Another method that can help when an error occurs is to change the two registry settings that are responsible for working with the paged pool of memory.
If this does not work, try again by changing the PoolUsageMaximum to 40 and remembering to restart the computer.
I hope that one option works in your case and allows you to get rid of the error. If not – describe in detail the situation in the comments, maybe I will succeedI help.
That’s all. All good.