Solved Just got graphics card installed, how do I stop my old APU from taking RAM? Tags: RAM Graphics Cards Graphics Last response: May 1, 2014 8:21 AM in Graphics & Displays Share Kavster001 May 1, 2014 5:56:04 AM Hi As you are aware an APU takes some RAM for the graphics. I have recently got a graphics card which works perfectly but the APU still takes RAM for the APU... Anyway I can stop this? I am using the APU as a processor only More about : graphics card installed stop apu taking ram Reply to Kavster001 The Ginger May 1, 2014 5:59:51 AM Whats the Make/Model of your Motherboard and CPU? Reply to The Ginger m 0 l Best solution RFM1997 a b U Graphics card May 1, 2014 6:00:44 AM You can disable the APU graphics by selecting the graphics card as the main video adapter, in the BIOS. Also, plug the monitor to the graphics card itself. Reply to RFM1997 Share Related resources Taking graphics card out of old build [reverting to apu] - Forum Just installed my old sound card and now my GPU stopped working, HELP! - Forum My graphics card is taking up too much RAM. How do I fix it? - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Kavster001 May 1, 2014 6:03:03 AM Gigabyte AMD A10 7850K I have disabled the APU in device manager just was not sure if BIOS would do much... The monitor is already connect to graphics card via HDMI Reply to Kavster001 m 0 l Kavster001 May 1, 2014 8:21:50 AM What would that do? Reply to Kavster001 m 0 l Ask the community Post an answer Read discussions in other Graphics & Displays categories Ati GPUs Graphics Cards Gtx HD Monitors SLI Crossfire Tuner Cards Radeon Video Diamond Multimedia Matrox Nvidia Palit PowerColor Asus Games !