Memory problems Tags: Graphics Cards Memory Windows 7 Last response: August 21, 2010 6:56 PM in Windows 7 Share cl1chicago August 21, 2010 11:13:36 AM Equipment: x58-pro-e MOBO, I7-920 cpu, 6 gig ddr 3 memory, gtx470 graphic card. WIN 7 64 bit version, memory 1600OC, set FSB to 1333. I have some problems on this build. My windows 7 64 bit version only shows 4 gig but I have 6 gig installed. When I check in my bios it indicates 6 gig, all my slots are displayed, but it stays at 4 gig. My graphic cards shows a large amount of 3 gig memory, have to be 1280. I read about shared video memory but why does it takes almost 1720 mb from my memory?. I also get a message about win7 basic is running slower because something about colors what does this mean? Should I do something with shared memory? Conducted a check with the tool CPU Z for memory module here is screen shot : http://img822.imageshack.us/img822/7499/cpuzmemory.png Thanks in advance. More about : memory problems saint19 a b U Graphics card a c 163 } Memory a b $ Windows 7 August 21, 2010 5:17:15 PM Hi. Run msconfig, boot tab, advance option and the option "max memory" should not be selected. 13thmonkey a b U Graphics card a b } Memory a b $ Windows 7 August 21, 2010 6:56:33 PM also checkbios for physical address extension PAE as an option, and turn it on. Shouldn't be an issue but might be. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources : ForumProblems upgrading to 16GB memory ForumMemory problems with build ForumWeird Rebooting Problems , Memory Or Mainboard??? ForumMemory card problems ForumASrock Z77 extreme4 memory problems ForumWindows 7 Memory Diagnostics detected "Hardware problems " with new RAM ForumMemory problems beeping ForumMemory stick problems ForumAsus Z77 Memory Problems ForumAsus Z77 Memory Problems ForumAcer 522 problems after memory upgrade ForumNew build problems memory ForumMemory problems ForumMotherboard start up problems , memory not fully reading. ForumX79 problems with memory , lockups, and boot times ForumHardware problems were detected in Windows memory diagno ForumHow to solve problems dumping physical memory to boot ForumMemory problems ForumProblems with RAM memory Forum"Reboot and select Proper boot device" More resources Read discussions in other Windows 7 categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Laptops !