Re: Q re Turbo Memory quirkiness
Any idea what forums I should take these Intel hardware-related questions to?
"Once the rockets are up,
Who cares where they come down.
That's not my department!"
Says Werner von Braun
"Colin Barnhorst" wrote:
> On some mobos and not others as I have found out by chance. I have a
> Patriot 16GB stick that my current mobo just loves for ReadyBoost. The
> previous mobo wouldn't even test it for ReadyBoost.
> "Quaoar" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message
> > a.k.a. wrote:
> >> Hello everyone,
> >> Here's another odd memory issue cropping up: In this laptop there's 1GB
> >> Turbo Memory installed, but the NVCACHE partition that the OS created is
> >> 513MB. Can anyone explain what's going on?
> >> Also, ReadyBoost returns to 'disabled' each time I check the box in the
> >> driver interface. On the latter, does a USB drive need to be plugged in
> >> in order for it to ever stay on a setting of 'enabled'? I've never read
> >> of that being the case.
> >> Does anyone have thoughts on this?
> >> Incidentally, it would be helpful to know where the best Intel forums are
> >> on the net. Any suggestions there?
> >> a.k.a.
> > Your first question is unusual since "Turbo Memory" is outside my
> > excellent Windows Vista Experience galaxy.
> > Your second question: ReadyBoost works with qualified USB drives. If you
> > got it, you'll know it.
> > Q