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Originally Posted by Halostryker View Post
I'm using about 850 MB ram, with Windows 7 Ultimate, two tabs open on chrome, and itunes playing music
how many processes? if youve killed all your startup **** then that makes sense.
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post #12 of 65
that's normal.......i'm idling ~2400MB with 4 tabs in IE9
    
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post #13 of 65
I'm using 1.88Gb just idle.
post #14 of 65
badatgames18: when was the last time you rebooted?
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post #15 of 65
That's about right, I'm sitting at around 1.8 gb as well, but with a few more programs open.
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post #16 of 65
Dont forget about superfetch(I think thats what its called).
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post #17 of 65
Thread Starter 
Quote:
Originally Posted by TwoCables View Post
badatgames18: when was the last time you rebooted?
i was gone since last night so i turned off my computer... it was a fresh boot
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post #18 of 65
Damn. There goes that theory.

So maybe this is perfectly normal for the stock condition of Windows 7 (roughly 45 processes).
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post #19 of 65
use msconfig to stop some processes from starting at boot, and kill unnecessary services...that should help. but you have 8 gigs man. unless you REALLY need that extra 100mb or so youre gonna get from that, it seems pretty hopeless.
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post #20 of 65
Quote:
Originally Posted by blackspirerider View Post
use msconfig to stop some processes from starting at boot, and kill unnecessary services...that should help. but you have 8 gigs man. unless you REALLY need that extra 100mb or so youre gonna get from that, it seems pretty hopeless.
But msconfig is for making temporary changes in order to diagnose any problems. It's not for permanent changes.

For permanent changes, use Services.msc.
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250 GB Samsung 840 EVO (C:\) 250 GB Samsung 840 EVO (D:\) 150 GB WD VelociRaptor Samsung SH-S243N 24x DVD Burner 
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