Windows 7 Forums
Welcome to Windows 7 Forums. Our forum is dedicated to helping you find support and solutions for any problems regarding your Windows 7 PC be it Dell, HP, Acer, Asus or a custom build. We also provide an extensive Windows 7 tutorial section that covers a wide range of tips and tricks.


Windows 7: 1GB ram now showing only 512MB


25 May 2010   #11

Windows 7 x64 Ultimate
 
 

Could be a bad seat or you may have had a stick go bad entirely.

If there are two, try removing one, then swapping them and make sure they both work fine individually. Then try both again.

My System SpecsSystem Spec
.

25 May 2010   #12

 

Quote:
my bro fixed it with removing the ram and installing it again, is it because of this?
it might be..have you try other slots?
My System SpecsSystem Spec
25 May 2010   #13

Windows 7
 
 

umm, i moved it to the other slot, but still shows that same thing
My System SpecsSystem Spec
.


25 May 2010   #14

Windows 7 32bit, Snow leopard
 
 

check your bios to see shared memory!
My System SpecsSystem Spec
25 May 2010   #15

Windows 7
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by iphone View Post
check your bios to see shared memory!

umm how should i do that?
My System SpecsSystem Spec
25 May 2010   #16

 

when bios screen splash at the startup.depend on your MOBO. F10 i reckon. go to advanced chip settings

p/s: I'll appreciate it if you fill your system specs.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
25 May 2010   #17

Windows 7
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by kucing13 View Post
when bios screen splash at the startup.depend on your MOBO. F10 i reckon. go to advanced chip settings

p/s: I'll appreciate it if you fill your system specs.

umm how do i get the sysytem specs? anyway, the RAM WAS WORKING PERFECTLY BEFORE ON WINDOWS ON WINDOWS 7
My System SpecsSystem Spec
25 May 2010   #18

Windows 7...Ultimate x64
 
 

I am having this same problem.I recently switched from windows 7 ultimate x64 to windows 7 ultimate x32 bit . I have 4 GB RAM usable, now it shows only 3GB as being usable...( in 32 bit windows...)
My System SpecsSystem Spec
25 May 2010   #19

Windows 7
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by redblade8 View Post
I am having this same problem.I recently switched from windows 7 ultimate x64 to windows 7 ultimate x32 bit . I have 4 GB RAM usable, now it shows only 3GB as being usable...( in 32 bit windows...)

umm i think windows 7 32-bit supports only 2GB of ram??
My System SpecsSystem Spec
25 May 2010   #20

 

used this software to check your system specs SIW
My System SpecsSystem Spec
Reply

 1GB ram now showing only 512MB




Thread Tools



Similar help and support threads for2: 1GB ram now showing only 512MB
Thread Forum
Gt 240 512mb gddr5? Graphic Cards
Installing windows 7 on PC with less than 512MB ram. Installation & Setup
Msi 4650-d512 512mb Graphic Cards
GeForce 8400 GS 512MB Graphic Cards
Need a 512mb or 1gb (184-pin) RAM stick Chillout Room
How well does Windows 7 handle 512MB? News

Our Sites

Site Links

About Us

Find Us

Windows 7 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 7" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

© Designer Media Ltd

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 07:04 AM.
Twitter Facebook Google+



Windows 7 Forums

Seven Forums Android App Seven Forums IOS App
  

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33