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01-08-08, 02:07 PM #1
Im wondering, im on windows 32 bit and i have 4 GB of ram only 3.5 gb are being read how do i get my mother board to read all 4 GB? is there even an option in the gigabyte motherboard???
Also which is better 3-4-3-12 ram timing or 4-4-4-12??
01-08-08, 02:09 PM #2
windows 32 can only address 3.5gb of RAM so if you want to see all of it then get windows 64bit
lower Ram timings are better - just make sure theyre stable"Computers in the future may weigh no more than 1.5 tons."
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01-08-08, 05:41 PM #3
hmm, but isnt there an option like on the asus mother boards that allows the computer to actually see and use the 4gb rather than the 3.5 gb
01-08-08, 05:45 PM #4
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01-09-08, 05:27 AM #5
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windows 32bit can see 4gigs! but then you subtract the momory of your graphics card, controller cards etc... that gives you the 3.25-3.5 gigs that most people get