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im running xp pro and my system reads 3.25gb, any ideas?
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You need 64-bit to have it read all 4GB
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You need a 64bit OS
 
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post #4 of 18
Only way you will get it to ready 4 GB is if you get Vista x64
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post #5 of 18
Are you running 64-bit? 64 bit is the only version that supports over 2gb of ram.
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^ Bingo 32-bit caps it
    
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post #7 of 18
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well thats stupid im just glad its not bad memory
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post #8 of 18
Quote:
Originally Posted by ae804 View Post
Only way you will get it to ready 4 GB is if you get Vista x64
Nope, XP Pro comes as 64 bit aswell as 32 bit

And as stated sorry, but you will need 64 bit
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post #9 of 18
Quote:
Originally Posted by IcedEarth View Post
Nope, XP Pro comes as 64 bit aswell as 32 bit

And as stated sorry, but you will need 64 bit
And you definitely dont want 64 bit XP.
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post #10 of 18
Quote:
Originally Posted by ElMikeTheMike View Post
And you definitely dont want 64 bit XP.
Yeh he does It works great now, I thought the same when it first came out, My dad games and uses it as his primary operating system
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