Windows not detecting 2gb of my RAM Tags: Chipsets RAM Motherboards Last response: July 13, 2010 1:15 PM in Motherboards Share canalzonie July 5, 2010 8:19:13 AM I noticed windows is detecting only 4gb out of 6gb of my RAM, however when i run memtest it detects all 6gb, any ideas what is causing this? Specs: CPU: i7 920 2.66ghz RAM: Geil 3x2gb 1333mhz HDD: Seagate 1.5TB 7200 RPM Video: Ati Radeon HD 5870 OS: Windows 7 professional 64 bit More about : windows detecting 2gb ram Blckhaze July 5, 2010 8:25:29 AM Which motherboard? Asus? Have you tried rotating the ram, or tried 1 stick at a time to see which stick it is? When you reboot, does it sometimes show 6, and sometimes show 4? daship a b V Motherboard July 5, 2010 7:14:33 PM Bent CPU socket pins will cause this. Related resources W7 only detecting 2GB of 3GB - Forum Ram not detecting at correct speed - Forum 945gct-m3 can support more than 2gb ram ? - Forum Windows sees 2gb RAM , CPU-z sees 3gb. - Forum I have 4Gb of ram my windows xp is showing only 2gb ? - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer bilbat a c 177 V Motherboard July 6, 2010 1:50:51 AM see i3/i5/i7 'Missing' Memory in this 'sticky'... kim_51 July 13, 2010 1:15:17 PM first tell about your mobo? Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumWindows 7 32bit only detected 2gb rams while i have 3. ForumWindows Vista stopped detecting USB Controller ForumP5W DH Deluxe - New 2403 bios -- only 2GB ram inside windows ForumMotherboard & Windows only recognize 2GB RAM when 4GB installed..why ? ForumGraphics card doesnt work with more than 2gb ram . ForumGA-P55A-UD3P Ram slot not detecting Forum4GB ram being read as 2GB ForumGoing From 2GB RAM to 4GB What is H/W Remap And S/W Remap In BIOS? ForumDDR2-1066 windows XP detect only 2gb on 4gb ForumI have 4Gb of ram my windows xp is showing only 2gb ? Forum[Solved] XP memory upgrade will not boot after install 2gb max ram Forum2gb of Ram Installed...1gb Recognised ForumHelp updating BIOS ForumUsing 1gb RAM With/Without 256 mb RAM , which is right?(DDR) ForumCannot boot into bios but can boot into windows More resources Read discussions in other Motherboards categories BIOS Boot Chipsets ASRock Asus Chaintech DFI Elitegroup FIC Foxconn Gigabyte Intel MSI-Microstar !