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Windows 7: Working patch for 3.25gb usable out of 4.00gb?

22 Jun 2014   #1

Working patch for 3.25gb usable out of 4.00gb?

This site explains it but I haven't been able to get anything to actually work...

I have kernel 6.1 (Build : 7601) apparently my kernel load version is 6.1.7601.17514

unawave dot de/windows-7-tipps/32-bit-ram-barrier.html?lang=EN

I just want to correct the 769MB of system reserved like the above website explain.


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23 Jun 2014   #2
3D Jed

Windows 7 pro x64 SP1

get x64 - Pro and up can use 192GB ram

2^32 = 4,294,967,296 aka 4 gig

it's math - see pic

Working patch for 3.25gb usable out of 4.00gb?-2_exp_32.jpg

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23 Jun 2014   #3

Windows 7 Pro 64 bit

Your system specs show you have a 64 bit OS. Is this correct?
The article in question is for a 32 bit OS and is irrelevant to a 64 bit OS. There is no way it can work.
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