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Windows 7: HP Computer Lost Usable Ram?

17 Sep 2011   #1

Windows 7 Home Premium x64
HP Computer Lost Usable Ram?

Hello, I've had a HP Desktop for a few months with 6GB Of Ram, 5.95 or so usable.
Recently my computer has been going slow, so I check around and I only have 2GB of usable RAM, is it possible to get it back?
Sorry if I'm not giving helpful details, ask any questions if needed.

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17 Sep 2011   #2

64-bit Windows 10 Pro

Hello PrinceTuna, and welcome to Seven Forums.

When you restart the computer, how much memory does it show you having in the boot screen or in BIOS?

Double check using the tutorial below to make sure that you have the Maximum memory box unchecked in the Boot tab of msconfig.

Hope this helps for now,
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17 Sep 2011   #3

Windows 7 Home Premium x64

Yes, thank you so much.
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17 Sep 2011   #4

64-bit Windows 10 Pro

Did that sort it?
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