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post #11 of 21
never had that happen to me after 2 weeks of leaving the PC on....
    
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post #12 of 21
to disable Superfetch

go to RUN - services.msc and stop the superfetch process

go into the the properties and change it to disable.
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Actually disabling Superfetch with 8gb ram is a bad idea, as with that much memory superfetch actually works as its supposed to.
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My computer has been on for months, and it is at 41,304K
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Quote:
Originally Posted by The Fury View Post
No. Thats 154mb.
haha....oh yeah

need some sleep i think
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Quote:
Originally Posted by G|F.E.A.D|Killa View Post
its windows loving having 8gbs of ram at its finger tips. just let it be.
Agree...

I've never understood why people get 4GB and 8GB systems, only to complain about how much Vista is using. You're not using it, why not let Vista? If you do need it, Vista will promptly unleash it's grasp and hand it over. What is the problem? I love superfetch.
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nvm
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You my friend need to reinstall Vista. Windows Explorer should only use about 15-20mb.
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post #19 of 21
My explorer is using 21mb and that's with 4Gb ram
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If you open up a game, do you get all your ram back or does windows keep it?
    
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