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When running Norton AntiVirus scan, access was denied to pagefile.sys. According to the search option, the file does not exist. What is the problem?
The pagefile.sys is a system file that is also hidden from normal viewing. You can see it by changing the viewing preference option. Open a view to the C drive and select the "Tools" menu. Then select the "Folder Options" menu and click on the "View" tab. The option you want to un-check is the "Hide protected operating system files (Recommended).? It will display a message box confirming this is what you want to do. Select "Ok" and you will then see all of the hidden system files including pagefile.sys.