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Windows 7: Inbuilt graphics memory

19 Apr 2011   #1

Windows 7 Ultimate 32bit
Inbuilt graphics memory

how i can improve my inbuilt graphics memory

How can i use atleast 500mb graphics memory(inbult)...

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19 Apr 2011   #2
Microsoft MVP

Win 7 Ultimate x64

Unless there is an option in either the bios or the Intel graphics control panel, you can't as Intel graphics uses dynamic memory,

Graphics — Dynamic Video Memory Technology (DVMT) - How much video memory do I have?

and isn't user configurable.
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20 Apr 2011   #3

Windows 7 Ultimate 32bit

Max grap memory avalible is 812 MB,how can i utilize atlease 50% of avalibe(812MB) memory...
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20 Apr 2011   #4

Ubuntu 10.10 64 bit/Window 7 VM

like stormy said, use the BIOS to adjust VRAM.
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20 Apr 2011   #5
Orbital Shark


Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by saravntbe View Post
Max grap memory avalible is 812 MB,how can i utilize atlease 50% of avalibe(812MB) memory...
The fact the an internal GFX card uses dynamic memory means that as the system needs more video memory it will allocate it. It won't assign it if it's not needed. Try running a video intense app and see if the allocation has increased.
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