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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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Will a 4 TB or 6 TB fit this PC?

https://www.amazon.com/Seagate-Desktop-7200RPM-SATA-Cache/dp/B00BFFQMCY?th=1 the question is not solely aimed at seagate drives but any other competitor with 4-6 TB drives I currently have an 1 TB ...
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Surface Book 2 13.5 Inch, why do you have to select i7 to get 16gb ram? [on hold]

I was looking on the Microsoft store, at the Surface Book 2, 13.5 Inch. Why do you have to select i7 to get 16gb ram? It doesn't let you select 16GB with an i5 processor. I need the larger RAM, but ...
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Why has the RAM a better compatibility when using DDR4_1, DDR4_2 on the Gigabyte B450 Aorus M?

The memory support list of the Gigabyte B450 Aorus M states: Install the modules into DDR4_1, DDR4_2 for better compatibility. Does anyone has an idea why this is the case?
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Would a higher RAM SPEED frequency work on a motherboard that support a lower frequency [on hold]

my question is i wanna buy a mid range motherboard that support DDR4-2666 at max and i found a good price for a crosair 16GB DDR4-3000 RAM so i want to know if it would work on the B360 motherboard ...
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In the context of machine learning are there any specific specs one can evaluate to determine if one video card is more appropriate than another?

There are many different specifications provided when comparing GPUs. For instance, some of the many specifications include items like: Single precision floating point “theoretical” computation. ...
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C Programming: Memory leak. Trouble freeing malloc char*. [on hold]

This program compares two strings stored in dynamic memory. The Destroy function should free all malloc space. When using Valgrind, it shows that there is a memory leak in my program that is the ...
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Same ram for different prices?

I am looking into building my first computer and am currently stuck on what RAM to buy. I've landed on G.Skill's Trident Z, but while shopping I noticed the same RAN was priced at two drastically ...
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Is it possible to disable memory cache a.k.a. standby memory in Windows? [closed]

If you don't know the answer, don't say anything, otherwise, please do. I've read so many posts on various forums where people are either answering this question with a question and providing no ...
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Virtual memory and RAM leaking

My virtual memory and RAM started to leak(as on screenshot). With RamMap program I've investigated that problem in amount of Page Tables, it's increasing. In processes tab I have many cmd.exe conhost....
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Whats missing in calculation of Physical Memory?

I have calculation table of processes who are taking piece of Total Physical memory, here it is: How I see, total memory of these list is about 400 mb, but at the same time on next tab it shows total ...
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How can I simulate a PC having less physical memory than it does to test performance?

Our application deals with large files, say 2Gb, and accepted wisdom is users need RAM 10X dataset size. Developers have well-specced machines but some users see horrible performance which we ...
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gentoo - Disable parallel build for llvm

I have Gentoo installed on computer with relatively small amount of RAM (1 GB). When I install llvm (emerge -a llvm), the computer always goes out of memory. All 4 cc1plus processes are using about 25 ...
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ram compatibility with cpu [closed]

hi i bought a x370 gaming plus mobo and in the msi site in ram compatibility section it has some sections like Rx-1x00 (summite ridge) and Rx-2x00G/GE (Raven ridge) and Rx-2x00 (pinnacle ridge) and so ...
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Keep exe process in memory and its DLLs to load faster

Can I keep an entire process of a third party engine in memory in my VM? right now it has a big overhead when it loads its DLLs that I'd like to minimize. I am running Windows Server 2016. My case ...
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memtest86 doesn't seem to be testing all RAM memory

About a year ago I started getting application crashes and using memtest86 found one memory module had errors. This was one 2GB module in an 8GB configuration. It was under warranty so I got a ...

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