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Questions tagged [memory]

RAM (random access memory), either RAM hardware or software and operating system use of RAM.

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New build, CPU fan turns but getting 5 beeps

I created a new build using the following new components: ASRok B360M HDV Intel 9400f CPU. Note that this does not have on board graphics. Crucial 8GB CT8G4DFS824A 8GB 2400 mhz I also used up an old ...
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Simple but Important Laptop Upgrade: 2x 8GB RAM or 1x 8GB RAM + 1 SSD? [on hold]

I am interested in upgrading my laptop specs. I do beginner game developing on Unity, some graphic designing and 2D animation on this laptop. I currently have these specs on my HP Laptop: Intel Core ...
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Is there a way to fixing my slow computer without SSD, Lightweight Linux. and RAM and CPU upgrade?

I start a my old acer veriton m420 computer. and now open chrome on windows 7 computer. it slow for 1 minutes. and then page unresponsive. I have tried: Uninstall unused programs. (AP) Delete ...
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BIOS Ram Mapping Option Gone In Current BIOS, Disabled It On Previous Version of Bios

I have been having trouble for a while now with my laptop seemingly not using all of its installed ram, and I think this may be because Ram Mapping is disabled. I'm not 100% what this BIOS setting ...
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Linux application running from a certain region in physical memory

I have a 4GB to 6GB Physical Memory region where I have a logic analyser hooked up. When I run a particular application (code unavailable), I need to ensure that application runs from that location ...
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usable ram is less than actual in dual channel

I have an acer aspire 5742zg-p613g32mnkk cpu: p6100 Pentium dual core ram: 3gb 1066 MHz hdd:300 ahci gpu: radeon 5470 512 mb in properties of computer or system information usable ram is 2.54 of ...
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C Program running on Ubuntu, and OS X getting slower and slower [on hold]

The problem I faced is that my C program get slower during run-time. I describe whole picture and what I've tried in the following. Any suggetions? Main structure of my program The total execution ...
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Firefox consuming a HUGE amount of memory

I'm here to ask why my firefox is sucking up so much resources from my pc: how can I see what's going on under the hood? Firefox situation: 1 open tab, with youtube playing some music extensions: ...
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Dovecot Pop3 Service Out Of Memory when not doing anything [migrated]

We have several dovecot instances spread across several AWS regions all running on CentOS7. Since migrating to CentOS7, we have been seeing POP3 connections randomly crash with an out of memory error....
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How to locate code causing overwrite of RAM containing function return addresses?

I have a problem with some C code compiled in Keil for a Microchip SAMD21 MCU (Cortex-M0+). My program goes into hard-fault mode when using a function in some parts of the code. By debugging using ...
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Showing real memory used on Windows 10

I bought a lenovo ideapad 330s laptop. It has 4GB of ram. When I turn on the computer after I bought it, I could play call of dutty black-ops 2. It stopped working then I gave it to the seller to fix ...
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Programs and Browsers keeps freezing momentarily. Should I increase CPU or RAM? [closed]

I used to have a Laptop, with the following specifications: Laptop A: Windows Edition: 7; Processor: 1.6GHz; RAM: 4MB The Laptop started running slow, even after removing unwanted programs etc. ...
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Laptop does not use more than 50% of my 4GB RAM [closed]

Recently in my laptop, I've noticed a change in speed I went to look task manager and saw that my computer would not go over 50% - 60% of memory even with firefox open 15 tabs each After some ...
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Computer won't boot after memory upgrade (old RAM doesn't work now)

I tried to upgrade my dad's computer by switching the ram module from 4gb to one with 8gb. I press the power button, the leds light up, then comes one short beep and there is nothing on the screen. ...
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Set RAM timings manually

I have a notebook (HP ZBook 15u G5) whose UEFI doesn't allow setting RAM timings manually. Is there still a way to adjust the RAM timings on such a machine? Since UEFI seems to provide a standardised ...

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