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Windows 7: Now that I have installed W7ProX64 I noticed

01 Nov 2009   #1

W7 Prof 64 bit
Now that I have installed W7ProX64 I noticed

that my system is using about 900MB of memory just to run W7.

Do you folks have this amout of memory be used too?

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01 Nov 2009   #2

Windows 10 Pro (x64)

You have almost 1 TB of RAM? :O
And I thought Windows 7 x64 was limited to 192 GB.
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01 Nov 2009   #3

Windows 7 64 bit Professional

With my average apps open mine is idling at just under 3gb used. Good thing I have 8gb.
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01 Nov 2009   #4

64-bit Windows 8.1 Pro

Lol... Thats 900MB isnt it??? Thats not all that unusual.. right now Im using about 1.1gb...
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01 Nov 2009   #5

Windows 10 Pro x64 x2 Windows 10 Enterprise x64, Ubuntu

Windows 7 will normally show approximately 45 - 55% of memory in use during normal running. This is nothing to be worried about but is a sign that windows is actually working as designed.

The system is set-up to load memory with those items which are likely to be used next based on your actual usage. If anything requires the memory needed this will be freed by the system without any intervention required.

The thing is that unused memory is wasted memory so the systems tries to more efficiently use the memory available
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