Issue: Bios recognizes 2 gb loaded memory Windows Oper. system does not = total aval 256 mb RRS feed

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  • Dell dimension 3000

    Windows Home Xp  Ver. 2002 Sp 3

    Intel 4 CPU


    DDR 1024 x 2 Dual 

    Total Virtual:  2.66 

    Available Virtual: 2.43

    total physical: 253 mb

    available phsyical 70 mb


    Any thoughts on why this is occuring and how to fix it



    Thursday, December 29, 2011 7:28 AM

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  • Hi,

    with the WPT you can check someting around the used memory as well.

    But I think in this case you should check the boot.ini first. Or additionally you can use the "msconfig.exe" tool to check your system configuration.

    Best regards


    Thursday, January 5, 2012 9:51 AM