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HP DC7900, E8400 CPU, 4GB RAM, only 3.7 GB RAM showing


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#1 MajesticFailure

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Posted 29 May 2016 - 06:31 AM

As per title:

 

HP DC7900 SFF

3GHz Core 2 Duo E8400 CPU

As per title:

 

HP DC7900 SFF

3GHz Core 2 Duo E8400 CPU with 4GB RAM, only 3.7GB are showing in the System stats on Win 7.

 

What could be the problem?

 

It's a used machine, ex-government. The E8400 CPU has Trusted Execution and Execute Disable Bit technologies. It may well have a TPM (Trusted Platform Module), l don't know.

 

Could these account for the shortfall between quoted RAM and visible RAM?

 

It's not a problem of bad RAM, and it's a 64-bit OS.



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#2 LiamP5

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Posted 29 May 2016 - 09:56 AM

Enter the bios and check whether the memory remaping feature is enabled or disabled? If disabled then enable it. This might the problem.
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Posted 29 May 2016 - 10:31 AM

Integrated GPU? If yes that probably eats some RAM (256MB probably).






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