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4gb is max. 16gb is installed and recognized.

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#1 Ksarka


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Posted 31 August 2017 - 04:14 PM

I have installed Ballistix Sport 8GB Kit (4GBx2)  2 times.

I put the first 2 in slot 1 and slot 3 AND the other 2 in slot 2 and slot 4 of my Motherboard (Z97x gaming 5).


So I basically should have 16gb, but in Task manager 2gb is already 50%... 


In the other tab I have 8 gb usable?


In the next BIOS and in the system description I have 16gb installed


This is what the resource manager shows: (Arbeitsspeicher = RAM. only 7.46 gb avaible)



How can I use all of the RAM :|

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#2 Chris Cosgrove

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Posted 31 August 2017 - 04:27 PM

Posting the same problem twice in different sections of BC is not reccommended as it tends to lead to confusion. I believe that this is more likely a hardware problem than an OS problem so I am closing this topic .


Anybody interested in following up on this problem is asked to refer to the other topic which is here -




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Edited by Chris Cosgrove, 31 August 2017 - 04:28 PM.

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