Intel i7 windows 7 64bit using too much ram Tags: CPUs Windows 7 RAM Intel i7 Last response: February 24, 2010 6:57 PM in CPUs Share TODDYman 2k8 February 24, 2010 1:50:28 PM i have 6gb of ram installed and it is using 3/4gb on idle is that ok. More about : intel windows 64bit ram Kewlx25 February 24, 2010 4:51:01 PM Vista/Win7 aggressively pre-cache data from the HD to help speed things up. This cache will not interfere with other programs as Windows will give it up instantly. This is what I'm guessing is going on. You'd have to check system resources to make sure it's the cache and not something else. gamerk316 a b à CPUs a b $ Windows 7 February 24, 2010 6:29:35 PM ^^ The one issue I have with that is memory fragmentation (and the issues that can cause...). Still, 3GB IDLE is a LOT; even with all my devices, I only use ~1.5 or so... Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer loneninja a c 83 à CPUs February 24, 2010 6:57:20 PM I'm in vista 64bit right now, all I've got open is IE, Itunes, CPUZ, K10stat, Windows Live Messenger, and Steam. I'm using 2.39GB but my computer has been on for days, the longer it's on the more ram it seems to use while idle. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedWindows 7 64-Bit using too much RAM Forum How much RAM will I be able to use with Windows 7, 64-bit Forum SolvedWindows 8 laptop using too much ram on idle Forum SolvedMy Windows 8.1 is using too much RAM Forum SolvedHow Much RAM can Microsoft Windows 7 Professional SP1 64-bit - OEM hold? Forum Windows 7 uses too much ram while no programs are open Forum Am i using too much vcore? i7 2600k Forum SolvedHow much ram does Windows 32 and 64-bit use just to run? Forum i am using asus x52j series i7 with 1.73.ghz q740 from last 2 year which is getting too much heat & now its burning if i open Forum SolvedWindows 7 caching too much RAM Forum SolvedToo much RAM being used in new Windows 8.1 custom PC Forum Solvedi have intel core 2 duo t6400 2.00ghz with 2gb ram can it support windows 7 64bit? Forum Windows 8 64-bit i7 laptop with 8GB of RAM lagging like crazy Forum explorer.exe uses too much RAM in windows 8 Forum SolvedI use 2 gb ram(ddr2).. may i get better performance in by 64bit windows 7.??? Forum SolvedI use 2 gb ram(ddr2).. may i get better performance in by 64bit windows 7.??? Forum Too much RAM used up in Windows 8.1 Forum Windows using too much Ram when idle Forum Windows using too much RAM Forum In a dillemma - what would I lose by using 32-bit Windows 7 on a 64-bit Intel Core i3 Forum More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !