Closed 8GB installed 7.46 available HELP Tags: Memory Cooler Master Last response: August 20, 2012 11:19 PM in Memory Share tomjgum1 August 20, 2012 1:47:05 PM I built a new system and transferred alot of my old parts (VGA, WiFi card, HDD & PSU) what i bought: Coolermaster elite 430 midtower LGA1155 Intel Core I5 2400 @3.10GHz OC to 3.6GHZ Coolermaster hyper 212 evo CPU cooler ASRock Z77 extreme 4 SLI Crosiar vengeance 8GB DDR3 2 x 4GB Ive installed 8GB and windows 7 says 7.46 available..........WTF Thanks geniuses of Tom's Hardware BTW i have 64 bit OS More about : 8gb installed Best solution jaquith a c 347 } Memory August 20, 2012 1:52:30 PM The 'missing' memory is most likely going to the iGPU Shared memory so in the BIOS use the lowest value; Example Share Memory -> 32MB then Save & Exit = Yes. Share tomjgum1 August 20, 2012 2:03:12 PM Best answer selected by tomjgum1. Score 0 Related resources 16gb of ram installed, 8gb available? - Forum 8gb of ram installed. Shows 8 but says only 4 is available?? - Forum 8GB Installed Ram 4GB Available - Forum 8gb installed available 4gb - Forum Only 3 5gb ram available with 8gb installed, using win7 64bit, it show 4.5gb res - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer tomjgum1 August 20, 2012 2:03:19 PM im a dumbass never thought of that i set the max memory to 512mb cuz my IGPU and my Deseret GPU share performance makes old cards run like the GTX seriers JK but basicaly make them better Score 0 jaquith a c 347 } Memory August 20, 2012 2:07:06 PM Use whatever works the 'best' for your situation and at least ya' know where she went. Good Luck & Enjoy! Score 0 nikorr a c 146 } Memory August 20, 2012 11:19:36 PM This topic has been closed by Nikorr Score 0 Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources 8gb installed memory, 3.95gb available Forum P7P55D-E PRO ram problem 4gb available 8gb installed Forum Solved8Gb Ram installed and 3.95GB usable??? PLEASE HELP!!! Forum 8gb (3,89 gb available) Windows 8.1 pro 64-bits help!!?? Forum SolvedMy computer wont recognize all 8gb of ram that i have installed. Please help! Forum Solved8gb installed - 4 gb usable, Win 7 64bit Help Forum Solved8GB RAM installed Windows 8 64bit says (3.9 GB usable). Help! Forum SolvedHelp! 16 gb installed (3.42) available Forum HELP! Quick Format 3TB drive's 746GB (split to 2TB and 746GB)-Partition info GONE Forum HELP: BIOS & WINDOWS only sees 4GB installed, out of 8GB Forum SolvedM5A97 EVO r2.0, 8GB G.Skill DDR3 PC3-12800 1600MHz, sapphire r9 270, AMD FX-6300. BSOD, Fresh build, Fresh Install please help Forum 8GB installed and 4GB Hardware reserved. Please Help. Forum 12 GB of Ram Installed - 256 MB Available to Use - Need Bios Help Forum Solved8gb installed 3.18 usable Forum RAM problem, 8gb installed 4gb usable Please Help Forum More resources Read discussions in other Memory categories Compatibility DDR2 DDR3 Dual Channel RAM Corsair G.SKILL !