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Windows 7: Win 7 2.75 gb ram 4gb installed

06 Feb 2010   #1

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Win 7 2.75 gb ram 4gb installed


I upgraded to 4 gig ram windows 7 is only showing 2.75 available
It has allocated 15618 mb Hardware reserved ?? 587 mb free ?

Im using a foxconn p9675aa board bios shows over 4gig available so not a mememory issue.

I know 32 bit can handle 4 gig it is supported by microsoft , anyone have any idea whats going on ?
Using nvida 7200gs 128mb

Thanks guys

My System SpecsSystem Spec
06 Feb 2010   #2

Win7 Enterprise, Win7 x86 (Ult 7600), Win7 x64 Ult 7600, TechNet RTM on AMD x64 (2.8Ghz)

Is there any max memory limits in the bios settings ?
My System SpecsSystem Spec
06 Feb 2010   #3

Windows 10 Pro x64, Arch Linux

32-bit systems will only be able to use 3.0-3.5GB MAX
The rest will be allocated to your graphics card.
Try to enable memory remap feature if it is listed in your BIOS

or use 64-bit Windows7
My System SpecsSystem Spec

06 Feb 2010   #4

Windows 7 Ultimate 64bit SP1

As an example. My system shows a TOTAL of 4GB installed but only 3.50 usable. Once booted at idle it shows approximately 2.65~ GB available system memory (accord to System info).

System HP m7367c

Windows 7 Ultimate 32bit Build 7600

Pentium D 930 3.0GHZ
4GB RAM DDR2 5300 Crucial
Asus P5LP-LE Emery (BIOS 3.19)
Gigabyte HD Radeon 4670 512 DDR3 (CCC-9.10)
Sound Blaster X-Fi Xtreme Gamer
Maxtor 300GB SATA-150
Thermaltake 430w PSU
My System SpecsSystem Spec

 Win 7 2.75 gb ram 4gb installed

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