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post #21 of 36
How can you be sure your G15 is even reporting the correct data?
Look in your task manager to be certain
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post #22 of 36
I'm pretty sure that the G15 collects data directly from task manager.
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post #23 of 36
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yeah it does...and I checked task manager as well ...hell I have a lot of processes that use a lot of ram...still , if you find out that program do let me know lol
    
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post #24 of 36
Quote:
Originally Posted by Liyana View Post
yeah it does...and I checked task manager as well ...hell I have a lot of processes that use a lot of ram...still , if you find out that program do let me know lol
It's here in the forum some where, I just can't find it.
I think it's in the graphics card general section, a thread about games and Ram usage.
I just can't find it
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post #25 of 36
http://www.overclock.net/hard-drives...questions.html

Here is some info on pagefile don't disable it I wouldn't.
    
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post #26 of 36
I heard it lowers your frame rate in games if its on can't find enough data to be 100 percent sure disabling works or is a benifit.
    
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post #27 of 36
Quote:
Originally Posted by Rick Arter View Post
http://www.overclock.net/hard-drives...questions.html

Here is some info on pagefile don't disable it I wouldn't.
Ive never ever found ANY advantage to it.

And Ive tried a LOT of different virtual memory settings on a lot of different boards with different RAM combinations etc.
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post #28 of 36
If you have Vista i really would not disable it. It uses it frequently.
    
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post #29 of 36
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using XP...I believe theres little advantage but theres a big disavantage as your HDD seeks and writes all the time if you have pagefiling..thats the big problem..
    
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post #30 of 36
How do you know it's the pagefile that causing all the HDD seeks? It could be one of the Windows services that is running. E.G Indexing.

Also, some applications do use the pagefile regardless of the memory usage.

It is possible to force Wndows to use all available System Memory before using the page file. To do that, add the following line in the [386enh] section of system.ini

ConservativeSwapFileUsage=1


IMHO, the page file is there for as reason so don't disable it.
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