Where did my RAM go!!!???

Discussion in 'General Hardware' started by EMDY, Jan 24, 2002.

  1. EMDY

    EMDY Guest

    i have installed in my computer 393 MB RAM.....but i want to know where did that go...want to know how is distributed in my computer, like how much for video, or else...to know the especific amount of it assigned to diferent components of my computer..........

  2. Highwind7777

    Highwind7777 Guest

    unless you're using a shared video memory architecture, none of it is used for video ram(unless u allow textures to be buffered into system ram)...basically all yer ram is devoted to the Operating System and any services and programs u run....and how did u get 393 MB? is that possible?
  3. EMDY

    EMDY Guest

    thats 383..sorry, three 128 MB sticks....and just because i want to know why in my properties windows it says 320 MB but i know is 383 MB
  4. efeezee

    efeezee Guest


    Isn't 128 x 3 = 384...... ?

    I think so.... :D
  5. EMDY

    EMDY Guest

    that´s why i´m making this question...........WHERE DID MY RAM GO???........because some RAM get lost and another RAM appears out of the sudden......so, how can i know how much is assigned to my system......
  6. peterbrown

    peterbrown Guest

    please post your system specs including motherboard chipset info.
  7. KLoWn

    KLoWn Guest

    Could be he has some BAD Ram. I had that happen to a chip once.