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I can't seem to change the amount of ram set aside for the IGP in my 3570K. I've tried settings in the bios-doesn't seem to have any effect, since programs like CPU-Z and Intel Burn Test still show 2 GB set aside for the IGP. Is there some other method I can try? Uninstalling the drivers or disabling the device in windows also hasn't helped.
    
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In the bios usually just outside where the you can set the amount of memory is an option that says something like allow memory remap over 4GB or something to that effect.

You can disable that.

Or if you don't use the iGPU at all then usually you just have to disable multi-monitor support in the bios. That doesn't actually disable multi monitor support on your dGPU it just shuts off the iGPU if there is a dGPU present.

I don't have that board so I am not certain where it is... but I have built PCs with that board and I know that I have never had the problem you are having.
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