Physical Memory

Forum discussion tagged with Physical Memory.
  1. HDBSMTariq

    Question I have a 64 GB RAM (8 x 16 GB) system but PC System Information shows Installed Physical Memory (RAM) 48.0 GB

    HI I had a PC custom built for me with the following specification Components list: 1x Cooler Master CM 690 III Windowed Case - Black 1x Noctua NH-D15 CPU Cooler 4x 16 GB DDR4 2133 MHz Memory 1x NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080 8GB Graphics Card 1x 250GB Samsung 960 EVO M.2 PCIe Solid State Drive 1x...
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    [SOLVED] Installed 16 gig RAM (only 8gig usuable)

    Hi all, Installed 16gig of RAM instead of my 8gig's which were in the same slots (as per the mobo manual) Tried BOOT advanced options -> uncheck maximum memory Tried system properties -> advanced > performance > virtual memory > no paging file. You can find images of BIOS and Task manager...
  3. Question Installed Ram at 24GB but only 11.9 Total Physical Memory?

    Hi, I recently installed better RAM for my PC, and I have them installed in the A,B,A,B pattern with my other two RAM - since a friend suggested that may be why my PC wasn't using all my RAM. But it still says that 24 GB of RAM is installed but there's only 11 Physical Memory. I'm really...
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    Question Black screen after deinstalling nvidia drivers

    Yes. This was totally stupid and I dont know what I expected. Now all I have is a black screen. After this accident I tried restarting my pc -nothing happened-, so I tried booting into BIOS, but the screen stayed black. Then I removed my SSD to, in my idea, force the pc to go into BIOS, but...
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    [SOLVED] Is my Cpu outdated?

    I have an I7-4790K AND A 1080TI. My friend has a i7-8500k and normal 1080. We're both in the division 2 beta looking at the same spots and he gets 120 fps where I get 90~... is my CPU really that outdated against his? Before I buy a new CPU I am asking if the CPU is indeed "the problem"...
  6. C

    low gpu usage csgo

    Recently i got a new gpu ( gtx 1070ti) and i have been having a bit of trouble in some games like csgo and overwatch. in csgo i cant get a constant 144 fps and my gpu is around 40-50% usage. my cpu is at around 60% usage ( ryzen 5 1600 ) and im just not happy the way that the game is performing...
  7. Himanshu Panchal

    How to Transfer One drive Program file data to another

    I am using 250 GB SSD for OS and installed my all programs in my 1 TB 300 GB partition Drive E which is soon be full. I to have another Hard drive in my pc and has 1 TB partition so i want all my programs and data of E drive to My another drive H so how can i do that without affecting my...
  8. R

    [SOLVED] 980ti causing power surge

    Hi I have a palit 980ti super jetstream which has been working perfectly for the last 3+ years. All of a sudden it has started causing the pc to crash and reboot with a power surge protection warning when system reboots. It will work with no problems in windows but as soon as I try and play a...
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    [SOLVED] D4- Error when updating BIOS

    I have MSI B150 motherboard. I wanted to update the BIOS. There were two on their site, I flashed the older one (still newer than my version) without any issues. Computer ran fine. Went to do the newer version the same exact way. Got an error "D4- Error: the system DMI data size is greater than...
  10. R

    m2 not detected in motherbard

    Hello, im new in here. I have this m2 (sorry for the bad quality) and I connected it in this port my mobo is an Aourus gaming 7 And im looking in the bios and I cant seem to find it, I already have an ssd (256) and a hd (2 tb) in sata port 0 and port 1, but the m2 connected is not...
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    Is this motherboard compatible with ECC ram?

    My friend is giving me his ECC ram but I was planning on buying this motherboard: MSI B250M PRO-VDH LGA 1151 mATX. Would this motherboard work with ECC ram? I'm aware I can't use the "ECC features", but would it still work as regular ram in this motherboard at least? Thanks!
  12. K

    Aethanolum 70%, for cleaning my cpu from thermal paste. can i use it?

    i don't know anything about chemistry *, but i know that isopropyl 70%> is you need to clean it, but can you still use Aethanolum 70% to clean it?
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    Asus P8P67 Pro red DRAM indicator

    Hi, Basically my pc wont boot at all. I never actually booted is before as i bought used parts, but im 100% sure everything is fine with mobo. Im getting the red dram indicator. When i try to press memo ok button, red light starts flashing, pc restarts, then red lights starts flashing rapidly...
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    Samsung 860 EVO M.2 SATA not recognized

    I’m building a new computer right now. However, when I load my mobo’s BIOS, (MSI X470 Gaming Plus), it doesn’t recognize the M.2 even though I already inserted it into the motherboard. Also, Windows 10 installation media couldn’t recognize it as well. I have no other form of storage besides the...
  15. Mangraz

    Mounting unthreaded case fans

    Hello, I recently purchased case fans, which are unfortunately unthreaded. After doing some reading, this seems to be the norm, and installing them is hard, but manageable. Not so for me: I can't get the screws in without jamming them. They'll always tilt. I already stripped a screw, when I...
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    Pc gets stuck at bios after installing new graphics card

    I recently finished building a pc and when I went to change from my internal graphics to a new graphics card (zotac gtx980 amp extream) the bios pops up prompting me like normal to push f2 to enter setup or f7 for quick menu it doesnt boot up to windows like normal and I can’t use my keyboard to...
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    Windows Update pop-up

    So recently my laptop receives a windows update pop-up literally everyday, the one that says windows is no longer supporting your windows version. So I really wanna block this pop-up, I can actually click on "Not now'' but it's still bothering because it pops everytime I turn this laptop on...
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    Much less storage shown when creating a partition then is actually available

    I recently wanted to partition my hard drive (1TB HDD operating as my D drive, I also have an almost full 128GB SSD operating as my C drive) to dual boot Ubuntu and Windows. When I went to create the partition, it said that I had less than 30 GBs available to partition. I have more than 450 GBs...
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    Gaming advice please?

    Hello!! So firstly....i'm sure that this has been asked before...but with a 2 year old running around I really don’t have the time to browse through all of the older posts to find the answers!! So the second little one is on the way, and on those long sleepless nights i've decided a new gaming...
  20. Y

    Help with RGB Fans Installation

    My problem exactly is how I could change the fans speed in my case. My case is the Corsair Crystal 460x RGB which comes with three RGB fans at the front of the case for intake. Each fan has two connectors (one for power and one for the RGB). The case also comes with a fan hub to connect the...
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    Wich SSD is better?

    Hello, I would like to buy a M2 ssd for my PC and i am stuck between 2 SSDs: 1.Samsung 960 EVO Series 250GB PCI Express x4 M.2 2280 2.Plextor M8SeG Series 256GB PCI Express 3.0 x4 M.2 2280 My current motherboard is a GIGABYTE GA-Z270X-Ultra Gaming. If you have any other recomandations...
  22. K

    Ryzen 2200g doesnt display

    Hello community everything came up when I decided to build a new pc, I bought the next components: * 1 motherboard AsRock B350-HDV * Ryzen 2200g * EVGA 450W BT supply * 2x 4gb ram Patriot 2400Mhz * 1tb Toshiba 7200 rpm As you already guess when I built everything and when I turnedo on...
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    Electricity running through I/O shield

    I have been switching my ethernet cable from my computer to console when I needed it on the one I use. but as I took out the ethernet cable today I got electrocuted. I have switched the ethernet cable before without it happened (maybe I just didn´t touch the shield? don´t know what to do? please...
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    Can i get any gaming pc cheap?

    Hello, everyone. I will come out straight, i want to build a pc pretty cheap and at least be able to run fortnite even at low to lower settings. Any suggestions for processor and gpu? And also, will a gt 710 1gb and processor core 2 duo 8500 work for life is strange 2 and fortnite?
  25. silversongshelties

    Recommended heatsink for Phenom ll 955 (95W) upgrade (yes, really!) for CQ5521F Compaq Presario HP PC

    Hey all, I'm cheaping out and upgrading my old pc until I'm comfortable spec-ing out a few $K on a gaming sys. Believe it or not, I'm running a 7 yr old Compaq Presario HP CQ5521F PC which I've updated HD and GPU over the years. I"m going at it again, this time upgrading the CPU to a Phenom...
  26. Danknank

    pc sometimes restarted by itself

    so recently I've been running my system with 2 monitors and its all fine. but after I use 3 monitors it sometimes it restarts by itself. I don't know if the problem is about the GPU or because the power draw. I run my monitors & my pc from the same outlet. and when it restarts the GPU fan...
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    Windows 10 wont start if I remove one of my ssds (not the one where windows is installed)

    Hello, Please, let me explain, I have two ssds one of them have windows 10 and the other win 8.1. I just want to use windows 10 as always, but if I remove the ssd with win 8.1, my PC dont even detect the ssd with windows 10. It's like I'm trying to start my PC without any ssd or hdd. This...
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    Will this work??

    Will this: Fit in...
  29. Ferrariassassin

    Stupid NVIDIA drivers not working at all.

    I got a new 1080Ti which i am about to just send back and go back to my 980Ti or go with AMD so i wont have to deal with this stuff. NVIDIA drivers when i tried to update screwed it all up. It says failed to download everytime so i decided to delete all NVIDIA drivers and everything related to...
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    No display and black screen

    Hey, i recently got a rx 460 and only have a vga monitor. As of now, i cannot get the monitor to get signal. Will buying a hdmi monitor and connecting my gpu to the monitor solve the problem? Also, i found a cheap alternative to buying a hdmi to vga converter active. Will this alternative serve...
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    Does my PSU have enough power?

    I have (tracer trz-620 be cool), it says it have 600W.Can i run saphire pulse rx560 GPU?
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    G.Skill Releases AMD-Compatible Trident Z RGB Kits

    Following the recent launch of its DDR4-4600MHz kit for Intel’s X299 HEDT platform, G.Skill has announced new Trident Z RGB kits for AMD’s Ryzen and Threadripper platforms. G.Skill Releases AMD-Compatible Trident Z RGB Kits : Read more
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    pc wont start up tried two motherboards

    hi my friends pc recently broke the other day and basically we assumed the motherboard just died on him, so he ordered a new motherboard and now its still not working. the only thing they both have in common is the LED on them both turn on thats it. so now we dont know what it could be he's...
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    Front panel UBS and AUDIO: how i connect those odd separated female headers on my mobo?

    First i apologies about my english :q Second i have an old case that have separated female headers in each wire my motherboard is an ASUS p8h61-m lx3 v2.0 and the pictures below are from the manual Audio connectors: USB: but the problem is the names on the cables, i don't know all the names...
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    Windows 95 or 98 for Windows 9x games?

    I have old computer with AMD Athlon XP 1600+, 512 MB RAM and GeForce4 Ti 4200. Should i install Windows 95 or 98 for old games?
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    3 screens 1 graphics card

    hi so i was wondering if it was possible to run 3 screens off a single GTX 1060,it only has 2 HDMI ports but maybe there is some splitter i dont know about, idk. And im not talking about using all 3 displays at once to play a game,id play a game on 1 screen and the other screens would only be...
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    ram issue with mobo

    hi guys!! I recently purchased another 8gb ram for my pc coz I get too many stutters I already have 8gb stick of Kingston hyper x, I have asus strix z270g mobo but whenever I try dual channel pc doesn't boot, and when I put both of rams together it works. it tried , it says...
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    Is building a pc as a gift for a non enthusiast/gamer/etc a good idea?

    Hello all, a guy from USA here, I'm hoping this is the right forum to post in lol, sorry if it's not. I am wondering if there's any real advantage to a custom pc for someone who doesn't do any resource intensive tasks. See I want to save up for christmas and buy a friend who's most resource...
  39. D

    Water Cooling Question

    So I'm building a computer and I got all the parts Part list: ( The cooler says that it is compatible with lga 1151 but I can't seem to find what backplate will go on the motherboard help, please?
  40. Jack_paric

    Cheap but nice water cooling

    I wanna build a beast gaming rig, and I wanna put it into a thermaltake p5 case, but it doesn't look that good without a reservoir and a quad rad. I wanted the EKWB but its farely expensive even when set to the cheapest( I managed to get a good 300dolurz WC), but my future PC will be about 2300...