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post #1 of 42
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Whenever I start a game on my PC I get this message


This is starting to annoy me and I've never seen this message come up before but all it does is annoy me. My game's performance is not lacking despite the message, I always tell it not to show this message again for every game I play, yet it keeps coming back.

Does anyone know how to disable this notification?
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post #2 of 42
It has to do with ram usage I believe, I get it every now and then. Changing the scheme to basic just gets rid of the transparancies and nifty effects for open windows and tabs, also stops that message from coming up anymore, at least for me.
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post #3 of 42
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makes sense.

Now that I think of it, I've only gotten this message since I upgraded my ram. Doesn't make much sense because I just went from 10gb to 16gb of ram
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post #4 of 42
does your computer actually detect/use all 16GBs? it may be an issue where it's actually using/detecting less then it used to. could need some voltage tuning, or clock settings to kick in. You should post your system specs so that we can further asses the issue. If you have a graphics card that is onboard, it maybe using more 'shared' RAM, and be causing issues too.

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post #5 of 42
Thread Starter 
My Specs are as followed

CPU: i7 2700k OC to 4.0Ghz
RAM: 16GB G.SKILL Sniper DDR3 2133
GPU: EVGA 660 ti Superclocked 3GB
MB: EVGA Z77 FTW

Anything else let me know.

And I do think it could be an issue with the RAM not getting enough power and needed to have it's voltage cranked up.
Could you quickly explain that part to me so I don't screw something up? It'd be greatly appreciated.

EDIT: RETRACTED
Edited by macman2212 - 12/11/12 at 1:38pm
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post #6 of 42
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retracted my edit. Despite slightly upping the DIMM voltage, I'm still getting this message when I play games.
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post #7 of 42
Does the message come up after the computer has been on for a long time and you have done a bunch of things?
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post #8 of 42
I get this message too, I always get it when playing Max Payne and Battlefield to name a couple. Very interested in this.
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post #9 of 42
RAM might be full, do you turn your computer off regularly? I used to get that message a lot when I left my pc on all the time, now that I regularly shut it down I no longer get the message.
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post #10 of 42
I also get this, on a select few games and at random times. Really annoying 'cause it always pops up during gameplay and takes all the focus away from the game.

I just disable visual themes/desktop composition via the application's .exe. That way it switches to basic when you start up, and brings back aero when you're done. Not sure how to fully disable this though, I have seen complaints about it since Win 7 has been out on the market.
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