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8gb ram only 3,5 usable

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  • Windows XP
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October 16, 2011 9:56:41 PM

I have 8GB ram only 3,5gb usable(windows xp)

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October 16, 2011 10:25:31 PM

32-bit Operating Systems can only address 3.5GB or so of RAM.
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October 16, 2011 10:40:42 PM

Gotta get a 64-bit OS to access more than 3 gigs of RAM.
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October 17, 2011 11:28:12 AM

Please only ask your question once - don't double-post.
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October 17, 2011 12:37:58 PM

check your bios and set RAM from manual to Automatic detection then check again from windows.
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October 17, 2011 7:57:56 PM

kisabel said:
I have 8GB ram only 3,5gb usable(windows xp)



Windows7 can solve your issue. WinXP can't use more than 4GB of RAM(as per my knowldge).
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October 17, 2011 8:53:38 PM

Best answer selected by kisabel.
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