Closed Difference in installed RAM, computer properties Tags: Memory Dell Inspiron RAM Computer Last response: May 27, 2012 1:52 AM in Memory Share andydan May 26, 2012 10:16:03 PM I just upgraded the memory on my wife's Dell Inspiron 530 from 1GB to 4GB. Now the computer properties says it has 3.24GB. Is that normal, or should it say 4GB? Thanks, AndyDan More about : difference installed ram computer properties Best solution smorizio a c 77 } Memory May 26, 2012 11:09:59 PM andydan said:I just upgraded the memory on my wife's Dell Inspiron 530 from 1GB to 4GB. Now the computer properties says it has 3.24GB. Is that normal, or should it say 4GB? Thanks, AndyDan windows 32 bit has a 4 gig limit and with parts on the bios shadowing some of the ram windows wont sown 4g of ram. it be 3.2 or 3.4g of ram. as long as you dont get any lock up or bsod your fine. andydan May 26, 2012 11:22:37 PM Best answer selected by andydan. Related resources 2GB of RAM installed , but only 512MB displays on startup screen - Forum Computer doesn't recognize the new RAM i installed - Forum My Computer Properties Shows Different Speed! - Forum Win 7 64-bit doesnt use all installed RAM - Forum Computer properties - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer andydan May 26, 2012 11:22:52 PM Great, thanks! nikorr a c 146 } Memory May 27, 2012 1:52:49 AM This topic has been closed by Nikorr Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources : ForumInstalled althon 64 x2 4800+ and only shows 2.50GB RAM ForumChange ram information in system properties ForumProcessor and ram : Not available in computer properties ForumCan you tell a scheduled email from its ' properties '? ForumI installed 6gb of ram but only 5gb is showing Forum64bit Windows 7 only recognizing 4GB of 12GB installed RAM Forum10 gb ram installed but only 4gb ram shown in properties . ForumJust installed graphics card, but no difference in performance? ForumInstalled new Ram and Graphics card, computer goes to "starting windows" then bl ForumMy Computer & Properties Forum4GB RAM installed , 3.88GB usable? ForumI have a P8Z77-M Pro Asus motherboard and I install 4 x 8G of Ram memory. On my ForumIntel i5 3550p & AS Rock Z77 PRO 3 ForumRam compatibility ForumComputer not starting More resources Read discussions in other Memory categories Compatibility DDR2 DDR3 Dual Channel RAM Corsair G.SKILL !