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Hi

I recently stuck in 8GB 2x2 OCZ memory and i have no limitation in the BIOS. It picks up 8192MB, I thought there was a limitation on 8GB being used for other resources?, so i would see less than 8GB? windows xp64 bit picks up 8GB as does ubuntu, 7.98GB. I got the P35 chipset
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Isn't that when you have onboard video? That isn't the case with your P35
    
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If the motherboard supports up to 8GB which it does then no you have not got a limitation issue hardware wise. Also if you did have onbard video then yes it would use some system RAM but as you havent then you do not have this issue.
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oh right great thanks
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