Windows 7 gadget detects a 2.8GB ram even though i'm using a 6GB ram Tags: Memory Gadgets Windows 7 RAM Last response: July 9, 2009 10:36 AM in Memory Share arokia July 3, 2009 6:41:06 PM hi guys i have this strange problem in windows 7 32 bit (version 7100) A gadget called all cpu metre shows that i have a 2.8GB ram even though i have a 6GB ram but in the properties of my-computer my ram configuration is shown as 6GB (2.75GB usable) does anybody else face this problem???? guys plz give your suggestions More about : windows gadget detects 8gb ram 6gb ram daship a b $ Windows 7 July 3, 2009 6:54:31 PM You need 64 bit windows 7 to use your 6G ram. xaira July 3, 2009 7:02:37 PM ONLY 64 BIT WINDOWS CAN ADDRESS MORE THAN 3 GB OF RAM UNLESS UR SYSTEM SUPPORTS PHYSICAL ADDRESS EXTENSION Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer meodowla July 9, 2009 10:36:44 AM Total of approximately 3.5GB RAM can be utilised in 32bit O.S. Here 3.5-2.8=700Mb may be utilised by Onboard devices. Get x64 version of Windows 7 to utilise full capacity. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumPrice of PIII 800, 128MB RAM , 28GB HDD? ForumWTF 4Gb of RAM , 6Gb of RAM , 8 GB OF RAM !? Forum4GB or 6GB ram for Windows 7 32bit Forum6GB of RAM only allowing 4GB ForumRunning 6Gb of RAM in my Asus G1S with Windows 7 bit Forum6GB RAM is going slower than 4GB - any ideas? ForumI have 6GB DDR3 RAM , is it worth it to upgrade to 8GB? ForumWindows 7 only uses 8 GB of 12 GB of RAM ForumAbout Win XP 32bit RAM memory limit under 4GB - What is your HW cnfg? ForumWhat does 6gb ram mean? ForumBios detects 8gb RAM CPUZ detects 16gb ForumMy PC is lagging on Skyrim even though I should be playing at Ultra ForumWindows 7 and RAM limits I'm confused again or am I? ForumP7h57, i5-760 and 2x8gb ForumASUS M4A78 Plus w/ Windows 7 ForumAsus P6T V2 - no sound using cable from MB to monitor ForumEP43-DS3L hangs when using 2 x 2GB mem in Dual Channel ForumXfx 790i ont using all my processor cores? ForumCannot setup windows ForumUsing 4 sticks of RAM with ASUS M4A79T Delux More resources Read discussions in other Memory categories Compatibility DDR2 DDR3 Dual Channel RAM Corsair G.SKILL !