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When attempting to create a permanent swap file using Control Panel in Microsoft Windows, you may get the following error message:
A permanent swap file has been found on a drive where one cannot be created. Select a different drive, or change Type to None.
Do you want to set the swap-file type to None?
This problem occurs when using the keyboard to select the new drive by typing the letter of the new drive before accessing the Drive list box.
This error message can be avoided by using the mouse or by using the keyboard in the following way: