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Windows 7: system thinks i have more Vram then i accually do!

14 Nov 2009   #1
cloud8521

 
system thinks i have more Vram then i accually do!

i have an Ati HD3850 512MB Vram.'

but Dxdiag and can i run it both believe i have 1.7 GB vram... so unless my ready boost is expanding that (which i don't think it could) i may have a problem. there is not much else i can add.


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14 Nov 2009   #2
torrentg

7600.20510 x86
 
 

It's also using your system memory when telling you that. Nothing to worry about. If it's an AGP card, AGP Aperature size settings controls that in the bios.
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14 Nov 2009   #3
cloud8521

 

i have a PCI-E, and wouldnt the memory transferred into V-ram use disappear from my resorce manager and say i only have 1.5 gb usable memory? since i only have 3gb? but it still states all 3gigs are available and only 2mb is reserved for hardware
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14 Nov 2009   #4
torrentg

7600.20510 x86
 
 

Not really sure exactly, but it's no cause to worry. Especially since all system RAM is usable.
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14 Nov 2009   #5
cloud8521

 

well, im hoping that problems with games doesn't occur due to it trying to address something i don't have :P. you know how it is, if it shows something wrong sometimes it strings along more problems behind it
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