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Windows 7: 64Bit 7 not using all 4GB of ram

08 Nov 2009   #21
intelfan00

Windows 7 32 & 64 bit
 
 

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You can fiddle and putz around till the cows come home ... its not going to change anything, and you may bork your system fiddling around with settings that you know nothing about.. Im not trying to get down on ya, but you are walking around on thin ice doing this... enjoy your system...
Not to sound big headed but i have had loads of expirence using msconfig and using cmputers so of course i know what im doing i can do pretty much anything on a pc just this 1 problem with the ram is bugging me that it cant use all 4 yet i payed for 4GB
Congratulations, Supernova! You are the first person I know who can everything about computers. It is nice to have you here on Seven Forums, it gives us mere mortals a possibility to learn. I'm keenly waiting your contribution.

Kari
Your welcome good to be appreciated u may 1 day amount to being as good as me LMOA



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08 Nov 2009   #22
Urbwolf

Windows 7 64bit
 
 

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Just like people have been telling you since the beggining of post its your mobo, Before you posted did you even bother to check the specs of your mobo? it is


  • Intel® Core™2 Quad, Core™2 Duo, Pentium® Dual-Core, Pentium® D, Pentium® 4, Celeron® processors, Socket T (LGA775)
  • Supports Intel® next generation 45nm Multi-Core processors
  • 1333/1066/800/533(** )MHz (FSB)
  • Dual channel DDR2 800/667 x 2 DIMMs, Max 4GB
  • 1 x PCIe x16, 1x PCIe x1, 2 x PCI
  • ATA100 x 1 + SATAII x 4
  • 5.1 channel, Realtek® ALC662
  • Gigabit Lan ,Realtek® RTL8111B / RTL8111D
  • 8 USB 2.0 ports
problem solved
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Not to sound big headed but i have had loads of expirence using msconfig and using cmputers so of course i know what im doing i can do pretty much anything on a pc just this 1 problem with the ram is bugging me that it cant use all 4 yet i payed for 4GB
Congratulations, Supernova! You are the first person I know who can everything about computers. It is nice to have you here on Seven Forums, it gives us mere mortals a possibility to learn. I'm keenly waiting your contribution.

Kari
Your welcome good to be appreciated u may 1 day amount to being as good as me LMOA
proves you must not know to much because looking at your hardware specs would of been the first place to look
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08 Nov 2009   #23
torrentg

7600.20510 x86
 
 

Can msconfig help me to tune in Tokyo?
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08 Nov 2009   #24
Dinesh

Windows® 8 Pro (64-bit)
 
 

Dude could you simply try reinstalling Windows 7 to see if that helps?
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08 Nov 2009   #25
intelfan00

Windows 7 32 & 64 bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Urbwolf View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Urbwolf View Post
Just like people have been telling you since the beggining of post its your mobo, Before you posted did you even bother to check the specs of your mobo? it is


  • Intel® Core™2 Quad, Core™2 Duo, Pentium® Dual-Core, Pentium® D, Pentium® 4, Celeron® processors, Socket T (LGA775)
  • Supports Intel® next generation 45nm Multi-Core processors
  • 1333/1066/800/533(** )MHz (FSB)
  • Dual channel DDR2 800/667 x 2 DIMMs, Max 4GB
  • 1 x PCIe x16, 1x PCIe x1, 2 x PCI
  • ATA100 x 1 + SATAII x 4
  • 5.1 channel, Realtek® ALC662
  • Gigabit Lan ,Realtek® RTL8111B / RTL8111D
  • 8 USB 2.0 ports
problem solved
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Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Kari View Post
Congratulations, Supernova! You are the first person I know who can everything about computers. It is nice to have you here on Seven Forums, it gives us mere mortals a possibility to learn. I'm keenly waiting your contribution.

Kari
Your welcome good to be appreciated u may 1 day amount to being as good as me LMOA
proves you must not know to much because looking at your hardware specs would of been the first place to look
Well if you could read you would note that i was the first to say it was my motherboard so maybe next time you will read whole thread.

as for every 1 else with good decent answers thanks for the help and i am just going reinstall it and see how it goes.
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08 Nov 2009   #26
Urbwolf

Windows 7 64bit
 
 

Your whole question about it only using 4gb of ram, Your mobo has a make of 4gb of ram cap, It reads your gc as 1 gb leaving you 3gb able to use, what is hard to understand about that?
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08 Nov 2009   #27
intelfan00

Windows 7 32 & 64 bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Urbwolf View Post
Your whole question about it only using 4gb of ram, Your mobo has a make of 4gb of ram cap, It reads your gc as 1 gb leaving you 3gb able to use, what is hard to understand about that?
No im saying it can take 4GB which it has got but it is only using 3GB whats so hard for to understand about that its been made clear in the post.
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08 Nov 2009   #28
torrentg

7600.20510 x86
 
 

He's trying to tell you that your graphics card is "stealing" the memory being reported. And that's why. I'm not completely sure myself if it's true or not. But that's what he's telling you.
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08 Nov 2009   #29
skunksmash

SEVEN x64
 
 

Enough bickering lads......

lets have a little more respect when talking to each other please.
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08 Nov 2009   #30
crazyC

win7
 
 

its so simple. i experienced this thing before, and only way back to 4gb ram usage is format pc. I had double boot xp32 and win7 on my pc before , and after xp32 i installed win7 beta and it show up 3gb ram usage max. this is the only reason...
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