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March 12, 2010 11:39:58 AM

Hi i have a ntel (R) Core (TM) 2 Quad CPU Q6600 @ 2.4GHz i currently had 2GB of memory (RAM) i have just installed a further 2 GB my windows rating has went up to 5.5 to 7.1 to it is comin up in brackets by my memory INSTALLED MEMORY: 4GB AND IN BRACKETS (3.25GB USABLE) WHY IS THIS? THANKS

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March 12, 2010 11:50:18 AM

32bit OS can only manage 3.5 to 4 gigs of virtual memory and that includes your video cards memory so I am guessing you have a 256 MB video card. A 64bit OS will fix this problem.
March 12, 2010 11:59:20 AM

no i have a 1 GB radeon hd 4670 graphics card
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March 12, 2010 12:17:43 PM

Well are you running a 32bit version of windows? If so get a 64bit version.
March 12, 2010 12:17:53 PM

saaiello said:
32bit OS can only manage 3.5 to 4 gigs of virtual memory and that includes your video cards memory so I am guessing you have a 256 MB video card. A 64bit OS will fix this problem.

sorry to be a noob but is your video card your graphics card?
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March 12, 2010 1:25:05 PM

yes
March 12, 2010 1:28:10 PM

saaiello said:
yes


yeah done some research getting 64 bit now thanks for your help mate
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