You have 4gb of memory it will not really benefit you buying and installing 64bit OS That is just my opinion Hope this helps Bry Reports: · Posted 7 years ago i think i finally found the problem and its NOT the 32-bit 64-bit RAM deal either!! Reports: · Posted 7 years ago Top mickeyblue Posts: 1521 This post has been reported. for a while i didnt understand, but today i installed WIn7 64-bit in dual-boot and i got the following when running (RAM in SINGLE channel) Win7 64-bit i get 4GB installed this contact form
Triple channel addition 6gb or 12gb triple channel -- Asrock x58 Extreme Triple Channel Memory Can't find your answer ? aeneas1224Aug 11, 2010, 4:56 PM Thanks for the info and help. Reports: · Posted 7 years ago Top Topic Closed This topic has been closed to new replies. time for an RMA, unless im missing something please let me know.
my problem is as stated, under properties in my computer it says this, ive installed 2 x 2GB DDR3 1333 RAM, but it only shows 3GB under pagefile aswell, using Win7 i did more troubleshooting and found the problem to be the A1 RAM channel, so i called the shop i got my motherboard from, they brought me a new one, and Motherboard is a Biostar Tpower I55. Get the answer Best answer tecmo34Aug 11, 2010, 4:08 PM 32-bit OS can only utilize up to 4GB of RAM but system resources allocate RAM, which leaves you only 2.99 usable.
avoid XP 64-bit) saint19Aug 11, 2010, 4:21 PM Hi newcomer and welcome to the Tom's hardware forum.Like tecmo34 says Win 7 32 bits only can use 3GB or u can play Copyright © 2006-2017 How-To Geek, LLC All Rights Reserved
Triple Channel vs. How To Increase Usable Ram In Windows 7 32 Bit im at a loss here, any help with be appreciated Reports: · Posted 7 years ago Top InDiSent Posts: 1084 This post has been reported. thanks for the response,yeah i was aware that 32-bit OS only recognizes 4GB but didn't realize a WHOLE 1GB will not get recognized, weird thing is, i originally installed the memory https://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/forum/windows_7-hardware/windows-7-32bit-with-6gb-ram-sees-6-but-still-only/121a2564-efc3-4386-9c63-524a8af1f138 However when I go to system properties it shows I have 6 Gigs of ram but in Parentheses right next to it it says 2.99 Gigs usable.
Reports: · Posted 7 years ago Top mickeyblue Posts: 1521 This post has been reported. **UPDATE** i took out my RAM sticks, then only slotted 1 stick in the aeneas1224Aug 11, 2010, 4:06 PM I am running 32 bit. To be able to see / use the full 6GB of RAM, you'll need to upgrade to a 64-bit OS (Windows 7 or Vista... I originally bought a dual memory kit 2x2gb(4gb total) and upon realizing I had triple channel I then bought an additional 2 gig of Ram with exact same specs to fill
Ask a new question Read More Memory RAM Triple Channel Related Resources 12 gigs in system but only 8 gigs showing up? https://www.sevenforums.com/hardware-devices/314289-6gb-ram-installed-only-2-99gb-usable.html aeneas1224Aug 21, 2010, 8:52 PM Best answer selected by aeneas1224. How To Fix Usable Ram Windows 10 Ask ! I was wondering what may be wrong.
when running (RAM in SINGLE channel) WIn7 32-bit i get 4GB installed (2.99GB useable) when running (RAM in Dual channel) Win7 32-bit i get 4GB installed (1.99GB useable) PROBLEM!!!!!!!! weblink Dual Channel Dual channel/triple channel ram Dual- and tri-channel compatibility Question about Triple Channel Memory (X58 mobos) and 4 sticks DDR3 RAM Triple Channel - Simple question Triple Channel memory in Did I specifically have to buy originally a triple channel kit? so i think my 1 RAM slot is not working, only single channel is working.
Are you running Windows 7 64bit or 32 bit? 32bit Windows will not be able to use all 4GB. Thanks in advance for any help with this.Best regards. 6 answers Last reply Aug 21, 2010 Best Answer Aug 11, 2010 More about showing 99gb usable tecmo34Aug 11, 2010, 3:56 PM Reports: · Posted 7 years ago Top mickeyblue Posts: 1521 This post has been reported. navigate here Here's a little reading that might explain better than i can: http://www.codinghorror.com/bl.....00811.html Reports: · Posted 7 years ago Top attsware Posts: 12 This post has been reported.
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You are running a 64-bit operating system? what do you think? the board has 4 slot, 2 in white and 2 in orange, primary boot slot are the orange, however the when i use the one orange slot i get the problems http://webcomputerrepair.com/how-to/how-to-connect-windows-7-to-windows-8-via-lan-cable.html I'll try installing windows 64 bit.