Hi,guys need help regarding this issue,I've got 12Gigs Of ram,Each 4gb, Corsair XMS3 DDR3 1600MHZ,But still i m getting 3ds max rendering crashed although its not exceeding my memory but think is if im onely using 4 gb of memory its not crashing i mean it on on going still its already past 24hours and onwards still no crashes but if im using all 12gb it crashes randomly in every 5mins or 10mins or smtime even when im doing smthing else+ 3d rendering i dont gett it why it not getting crashe in 4gb of memory although im using my photoshop browsing more then 10tab in Inet explorer and watching 1080i videos all in 4gb still not crashing but it crashes if im using 12gb and doing nothing except 3d rendering here is my full detail pc config below:
AMD PhenomIIX4 970 Black Edition 3.5GHZ
Gigabyte 990FX-UD5 AM3+
12GB Corsair XMS3 DDRIII 1600MHZ [CMX4GX3M1A1600C9]
Zotac Nvdia 9500gt 1gb ddr2
Antec 300 PC case
HSF Cooler master Hyper212+
500gb Seagate Harddrive
400watt power supply
Window 7 Ultimate Sp1 64BITS ,3DS Max 2011sp2 64bit,Vray 2.0sp164bits.
hmm u mean to say if i mention the amount of memory i want to work with in 3dsmax have nay idea where can i find tht setting actually ive done tht earlier i think soo like in f10 setting render setup i mentioned sm 8000 dynamic memory stilll....
and one more question do u think for my system 400watt psu is ok? i mean is it fine with all powersupply coz nowday they show lot of psu of 1000watt actully while buying pc i didnt emphasize much on psu