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Windows 7: 8gb available only 3Gb usable

08 Oct 2015   #1
Tmgsmith

Windows 10
 
 
8gb available only 3Gb usable

I don't know how to make my computer recognize the rest of my ram. I have cut down on the startup programs


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08 Oct 2015   #2
JoeStokes

Windows 10 Professional
 
 

If you can give your system specification (Including operating system and architecture) then it would help us all an awful lot to answer your question.
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08 Oct 2015   #3
Tmgsmith

Windows 10
 
 

I have Windows 10 and will post specs when I get home.
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08 Oct 2015   #4
ThrashZone

Win-7-Pro64bit 7-H-Prem-64bit
 
 

Hi and welcome to SevenForums,
You might try here seeing you have win-10
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08 Oct 2015   #5
AddRAM

Windows 7 Pro x64 Windows 10 Pro x64
 
 

Does your motherboard support 8 GB of memory ?

Did you install Windows 10 64 bit or 32 bit ?

32 bit will not use more then 4 GB of memory, most times 3.25 to 3.5

Are you using the motherboard graphics ?

Post a shot of resource monitor showing the memory tab, this will explain everything.
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