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Windows 7: increased memory usage with added memory - why?

05 Nov 2011   #11
goosefire

Win 7 HP 64-bit
 
 

Okay update! - I just changed to 1920 x 1080 (1080p) native resolution on my desktop and its moving fast again. It's just a slight bit blurry feeling on the monitor..


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05 Nov 2011   #12
cluberti

Windows 8.1 x64
 
 

Good - best to run at native resolution. If it's small, simply increase the size to 125 or 150% in the display panel.
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05 Nov 2011   #13
goosefire

Win 7 HP 64-bit
 
 

The monitor feels a slight bit fuzzy to my eyes but when I changed to the native resolution 1920 by 1080 it was fast again.
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