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Windows 7: Any way to change the size of Vram??

08 Jan 2012   #1
Abdomoteawa

Windows 7 Professional x64
 
 
Any way to change the size of Vram??

So, the title describes the issue. I have a shared graphics memory. My ram is 4 gb but my vram is only 64Mb. This causes issues with games,etc. I went through my BIOS a 1000 times without finding anything (Toshiba Sattelite E205 laptop). Is there anyone who can help me here?


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08 Jan 2012   #2
DMHolt57

 
 

Go to your control panel, open System. You will see 'Computer Name, Domain and Workgroup Settings, out to the far right, you see a shield and Change Settings, clik this. In the System Properties window, click on the Advanced tab at top. Click on the Settings button under Performance. At the bottom you see a Change button for Virtual Memory.
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08 Jan 2012   #3
Ivan the SoSo

windows 7 ultimate 64 bit
 
 

Toshiba Satellite E205-S1904 bundle Overview & User Reviews - Laptops - CNET Reviews

As stated in the review, it can't play most mainstream games
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09 Jan 2012   #4
badger906

Windows 7 Ultimate x64, & Mac OS X 10.9.2
 
 

Put bluntly, laptops aren't designed with games in mind, unless you buy and all bells and whistles gaming one for or $$$$.

With a little ebaying and shoping about, a budget AMD gaming system can be built for very little money.

Here's my budget pc recommendation (capable of playing modern games):

ASUS 785g AMD mobo: 70
AMD phenom ll 550be: 50
Ram 4gb (any brand): 25
GPU xfx HD 6850: 115
That's only 260 for the major components, add 50-100 fo case, HDD and DVD drive and your set to go!

Ok this is way off your original question.. But hey free advice is exactly that

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