I had just turned on my computer, realizing that it was running particularly slow then I checked my Task Manager to see that my memory being used and I had checked my Resource Manager to find that an excessive amount of RAM was being reserved. I have tried the msconfig method and still no...
When I had 8gb of 1600mhz RAM, I had 777MB reserved. I didn't really think much of this, but I recently installed another kit of 4x2gb of RAM.
The Hardware Reserved has gone up to 8.8gb, leaving me at 7.2 to use.
I have 4x4 Crucial Ballistix 1600mhz RAM
My MoBo is GIGABYTE Z68X-UD3H-B3
Been having an issue for a few months now i have 4gb corsair dominator gt ram installed but my system in only showing 1.96gb usable and looking in resource monitor its showing 2091 mb as system reserved
cpu: OctalCore AMD FX-8120, 4000 MHz
I used HP Pavilion G4-2216TU, 2Gb DDR3 RAM, Intel HD 4000, and Windows 8 Pro 32 bit, x64 processor.
The usable memory only 935 Mb, fewer than hardware-reserved that take 1,1 Gb of memory.
Is that normal ? that hardware-reserved took more memory rather than usable ??
I have seen a fair amount of discussion regarding Win8 x64 OS demanding a high amount of RAM, but none of the solutions recommended have solved my issue.
My (inherited) Sony VAIO has 4gb (2x2gb) DDR3 RAM. This amount is recognized by BIOS. Resource monitor and task manager both inform...
I installed Windows 8 on a USB stick (with the help of WAIK). When I run that, I see nearly 3GB of hardware reserved RAM - total RAM is 6GB. When I run Windows 7 on the same system from my SSD, there are only a few MBs as hardware reserved.
Does anybody have an idea why the USB stick installed...
My Hardware reserved RAM allocation is 2MB in Windows 7 and 770MB in Windows 8 on the same PC. I wonder why.