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Windows 7: Available Physical Memory

19 Dec 2010   #1
Sardonicus

Windows 7 Home Premium 64 bit
 
 
Available Physical Memory

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Out of curiosity, how much available Physical Memory do you have?

I have approximately 1804.




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19 Dec 2010   #2
whs
Microsoft MVP

Vista, Windows7, Mint Mate, Zorin, Windows 8
 
 

Depends on the time of day and what is currently running. Btw: there is a better way of looking at it in Resource Monitor (click the button on the bottom of the Taskmanager Window you show and go to the memory tab).
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19 Dec 2010   #3
stormy13
Microsoft MVP

Win 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

Total 3319 MB? You have the latest or at least version 1.6 of the bios? Reason for asking is your specs say 4 GB and Task Manager is showing well short of that. That and MSI has this to say about the 1.6 bios,

Quote:
Update M-Flash module.
- Improved memory compatibility.
- Add Energy Star LOGO.
- Fixed system report incorrect memory size when install 4G memory.
MSI Global – Computer, Laptop, Notebook, Desktop, Mainboard, Graphics and more
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19 Dec 2010   #4
MWRed

Windows 7 Home Premium
 
 

Depending on what I'm doing on my laptop...


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19 Dec 2010   #5
rap33042

Windows 7 Home Premium x64
 
 

This is what I'm showing:


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19 Dec 2010   #6
Sardonicus

Windows 7 Home Premium 64 bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by stormy13 View Post
Total 3319 MB? You have the latest or at least version 1.6 of the bios? Reason for asking is your specs say 4 GB and Task Manager is showing well short of that. That and MSI has this to say about the 1.6 bios,

Quote:
Update M-Flash module.
- Improved memory compatibility.
- Add Energy Star LOGO.
- Fixed system report incorrect memory size when install 4G memory.
MSI Global – Computer, Laptop, Notebook, Desktop, Mainboard, Graphics and more
Yeah, I'm temporary currently running the 32-bit version. I'll going to be using my 64-bit version when I do a clean install next week for raid. I'm not having any problems......just wanted to see what type of numbers people have.
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19 Dec 2010   #7
mikedl

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1
 
 

I've learned to ignore the memory usage in Win 7. It does a great job with Super pre-fetching as well as releasing memory when needed.

I run CS5, AutoCad Architecture 2011, Office 2010 and a few other memory intensive programs on a regular basis. My "free" (or available) physical memory is never really high as Win 7 keeps a lot of information at the ready. If I use a different program, Win 7 happily reallocates the memory seamlessly and without any obvious performance degradation.

In Win 7, don't make it big deal. It is what it is and it's good!
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11 Dec 2012   #8
ForeverGamer

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

Hi i have a very big problem, i just installed 8 GB of DDR3 memory, along with an intel i7 3770k. The thing is that my free physical memory is around 100-200 mb(even lower) and i don't know why. For example when i watch youtube videos they are very laggy, when i play battlefield 3 it's laggy too.


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11 Dec 2012   #9
whs
Microsoft MVP

Vista, Windows7, Mint Mate, Zorin, Windows 8
 
 

As per your screenshot you have 5.3GB of available RAM.
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12 Dec 2012   #10
ForeverGamer

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

O i see, but the thing is that in task manager i found a program called pravy.exe(another program that might cause th problem was cmdhosts.exe, but i deleted it), every time the program is running the pc becomes laggy. I tried to delete it but it continues reapearing now i installed avast antivirus and deleted all the infected and now it runs better.

But for my curiosity, does anyone encounterd such problem with these executables ?
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