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Windows 7: Usable Ram

18 Jul 2012   #21
shadowfury

windows 7 home basic 64 bit
 
 
usable memory

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by HonorGamer View Post
Yes i just noticed that. I apologize.

Take that back, I found the model number and such: HP 635 Notebook PC specifications - HP Small & Medium Business products

It is eligable up to 8GB.
Hp 635 notebook pc, its all it says


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18 Jul 2012   #22
shadowfury

windows 7 home basic 64 bit
 
 
usable memory

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by HonorGamer View Post
Obviously the slots are fine otherwise it would only register 1GB ram stick.
so what could be the problem
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18 Jul 2012   #23
HonorGamer

Windows 8.1 Pro x64
 
 

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Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by HonorGamer View Post
Obviously the slots are fine otherwise it would only register 1GB ram stick.
so what could be the problem
That's what I am trying to narrow down:

Motherboard - No
RAM Slots - No


you said that there is reserved ram?
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18 Jul 2012   #24
Mintos45

Windows 7 Professional x64 SP1
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by shadowfury View Post
Hi please help, I have just installed an additional 1 GB ram to my 2GB on an hp 635, problem is that it has put all the 1GB to system reserved memoty and only 1.60 is usable, hoe do I fix this, im using windows 7 home basic on an hp 635
Check your RAM sticks are all plugged in correctly. Take them out,clean the slts with compressed air (any cleaner of your choice) and plug in the RAM sticks back one at a time. Wiggle the sticks a bit, if they wobble alot, then you'll have to get a replacement.
Put in one stick, boot up computer to check computer has recognized that stick, then put in the second one, boot up computer and check if its been recognized and so on untill all sticks are securely in.
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18 Jul 2012   #25
shadowfury

windows 7 home basic 64 bit
 
 
usable memory

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by HonorGamer View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by shadowfury View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by HonorGamer View Post
Obviously the slots are fine otherwise it would only register 1GB ram stick.
so what could be the problem
That's what I am trying to narrow down:

Motherboard - No
RAM Slots - No


you said that there is reserved ram?
if i go to resorce monitor it shows hardware reserved memory as 1430MB
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18 Jul 2012   #26
HonorGamer

Windows 8.1 Pro x64
 
 

Try and switch the slots of the RAM sticks

Also, Check the BUS speeds of the ram sticks. how many MHz are they running at?
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18 Jul 2012   #27
shadowfury

windows 7 home basic 64 bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by HonorGamer View Post
Try and switch the slots of the RAM sticks

Also, Check the BUS speeds of the ram sticks. how many MHz are they running at?

not working still
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18 Jul 2012   #28
HonorGamer

Windows 8.1 Pro x64
 
 

What are the BUS speeds of the RAM sticks?
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18 Jul 2012   #29
shadowfury

windows 7 home basic 64 bit
 
 

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What are the BUS speeds of the RAM sticks?

how do i knw those ones
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18 Jul 2012   #30
HonorGamer

Windows 8.1 Pro x64
 
 

Speccy - Download

download that free program and click the RAM tab, Next to max bandwidth it will tell you how in () how many MHz there are
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