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Windows 7: Only 2,75GB RAM Usable, regardless of installed amount.

20 Oct 2015   #21
derekimo

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If your old motherboard came with XP then you can install XP on it.
In order to properly install Windows 7 you will need to buy Windows 7.
Thought as much. Then it should, theoretically, work normally, once i put the board the Win 7 PC came with back in, right?

Then everything would be back the way it was before i tried to upgrade the system.
Yes, putting it back the way it was with it's original win 7 configuration you started with should work normally.


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20 Oct 2015   #22
Slyve

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Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by derekimo View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Slyve View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Layback Bear View Post
If your old motherboard came with XP then you can install XP on it.
In order to properly install Windows 7 you will need to buy Windows 7.
Thought as much. Then it should, theoretically, work normally, once i put the board the Win 7 PC came with back in, right?

Then everything would be back the way it was before i tried to upgrade the system.
Yes, putting it back the way it was with it's original win 7 configuration you started with should work normally.
Alright, Thanks!
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