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Windows 7: Memory - Set Maximum Amount Used by Windows

25 Dec 2018   #70
naveenpn

Windows 7 Home Basic
 
 

Step 6 was dangerous for me. My system did not boot. I had to do a lot and spend about 4-5 rebuilt boot rec through BCDRec. One website explained what exactly I needed. Not sure what went wrong in my case. Be careful folks.


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26 Dec 2018   #71
Brink

64-bit Windows 10 Pro
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by naveenpn View Post
Step 6 was dangerous for me. My system did not boot. I had to do a lot and spend about 4-5 rebuilt boot rec through BCDRec. One website explained what exactly I needed. Not sure what went wrong in my case. Be careful folks.

Hello naveenpn,

Step 6 in Option 1 is to make the change permanent instead of temporary.

What did you set your max memory to?

Normally, you want to leave the Maximum memory box unchecked (default) for Windows to use all installed memory.
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