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Windows 7: 1GB Installed memory, only 1gb usable.

14 Nov 2009   #11
mty

Win 7 32 bit
 
 

hmm. that i have not done. i've been thinking about also. hmm, i should try that


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14 Nov 2009   #12
zigzag3143

Win 8 Release candidate 8400
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by mty View Post
hmm. that i have not done. i've been thinking about also. hmm, i should try that
from the link I believe you are just interpreting things incorrectly. You have 2 gigs as shown in system info. Only 1 gig is available because win 7 takes the memory and puts it in cache for faster access. That is correct. In my case I have 4 gigs and win 7 takes 2 gigs for cache. You can verify this by going into task manager and looking at the performance tab. see snip

Hope this helps

Ken J
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14 Nov 2009   #13
aem

Windows 7 Ultimate 64Bit
 
 

Why is it that not everyone has this 'usable RAM' indication?
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