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All this stuff about Vista not being able to run on 1gig of memory is more advertising then anything. I mean you won't be gaming on it and running anything intense but Vista isnt gonna stop the laptop from working.
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I got it on a mates PC with 512 mb and aero, slows down a bit with a few programs open but he insisted lol and he doesn't much care.
post #13 of 17
Also wasn't there an article somewhere showing how Vista uses more memory when there is more memory to take from?
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Originally Posted by Truambitionz View Post
Also wasn't there an article somewhere showing how Vista uses more memory when there is more memory to take from?
Yes, it does. I saw that article, but I forget where.

Anyways, I can attest to the fact having recently acquired 8GB of RAM myself.



Edit: I just rebooted. Vista 64-bit uses 1.25GB of RAM for me, with nothing open.
    
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post #15 of 17
Great, you have ~400MB of memory left. Try running any halfway decent game
    
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Ok random thread. Also DO NOT swear. What is the need to swear in your thread title ?
post #17 of 17
im at my parents for the weekend and my dads computer only has 1gb of ram...and to top it off, he is using integrated graphics - thus making even less available ram for vista to use.
    
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