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Mine just says 12GB memory, nothing about usable.

But having checked in Accessories -> System Tools -> Resource Monitor, it says I only have 3mb hardware reserved.
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post #12 of 16
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Yeah, having the 1.2gb reserved, I am thinking that I had one of those "User Error" when I was trying to do something.
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Are you using W7x64 Home Premium?
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Originally Posted by immakulate View Post

Just hit prnt screen on your keyboard then open up paint and paste the picture on paint, crop it, cut out what you don't want shown etc. At least that's what I do.
I believe what's taking up that chunk of memory is your OS running and all the drivers. Believe having 14gigs available is still a ton for any normal user. Unless you are running 10-15?+ applications at a time it shouldn't be an issue.
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Never realized it was that easy, I feel like a noob. damn my life.
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Windows 7 Ultimate.
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post #16 of 16
Ok, never mind. Home Premium has a 16gb limit that might have been coming into effect.
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