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Windows 7: Windows 7 12GB Installed (6GB usable) assistance

02 Jun 2012   #1

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 
Windows 7 12GB Installed (6GB usable) assistance

I recently bought another set of RAM to extend my system from 6GB to 12GB. However when I checked my system info I got the above title. Below is my system information already reset the CMOS but that didn't work. Also in msconfig max memory is unchecked.

RAM: Corsair XMS3 6GB - 3x2GB DDR3 (2 sets)
Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-X58A-UD3R ver 1.0


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03 Jun 2012   #2

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Windows 7 Ult x64 - SP1/ Windows 8 Pro x64
 
 

Can you give us some info on both RAM kits?
Make, model, part numbers?

Open Resource Monitor and click the Memory tab, post a snip.
How to Open Resource Monitor in Windows 7

Can you download CPUZ and post a snip of the CPU, Mainboard, Memory, and SPD tabs for the two different sets of RAM, New and Old.

For posting the information , enter 'Snipping tool' in the Start button > Search box, hit enter. Select the area you want to post and save to a convenient place.
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