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User Info: Cllerj

Cllerj
3 years ago#1
I just finished building my PC :D however when I checked my computers properties it says that I only have 3.99 our of 8 gigabytes able to be used, my question is why is that?
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TimePharaoh
3 years ago#2
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User Info: DerPancake

DerPancake
3 years ago#3
Do you have Windows 32 or 64 bit?
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User Info: Cllerj

Cllerj
3 years ago#4
DerPancake posted...
Do you have Windows 32 or 64 bit?

64
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User Info: ajxh

ajxh
3 years ago#5
Cllerj posted...
DerPancake posted...
Do you have Windows 32 or 64 bit?

64


Absolutely sure of that? Because it seems like the exact thing that would be present with a 32-bit OS.

User Info: Cllerj

Cllerj
3 years ago#6
ajxh posted...
Cllerj posted...
DerPancake posted...
Do you have Windows 32 or 64 bit?

64


Absolutely sure of that? Because it seems like the exact thing that would be present with a 32-bit OS.


Positive that it is 64
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User Info: Skurv7

Skurv7
3 years ago#7
DOA RAM chip? what kind of mobo do you have
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User Info: Cllerj

Cllerj
3 years ago#8
Skurv7 posted...
DOA RAM chip? what kind of mobo do you have


MSI 760GM-P23 (FX)
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User Info: Skurv7

Skurv7
3 years ago#9
Cllerj posted...
Skurv7 posted...
DOA RAM chip? what kind of mobo do you have


MSI 760GM-P23 (FX)


So the PC is telling you that you have 8GB but are only able to use 3.99 correct?
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User Info: ajxh

ajxh
3 years ago#10
Skurv7 posted...
DOA RAM chip? what kind of mobo do you have


Would it show up as the TC's described it, though? Seems like a software issue, not a hardware one.

Suppose it's possible.
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