Re: 50% RAM used at startup
My bad...actually I read it cannot be disabled.
apparantly it is suppose to be "dynamic"
THEY ALSO claim it is suppose ot be faster..which I do not believe.
"GeekBoy" <email@example.com> wrote in message
> "Stichedup" <Stichedup@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
>>I have vista x64 home premium (AMD X2 6000+) and when it boots up it uses
>> 50~55% of my 2Gb of DDR2 RAM. Then when I go to play Everquest 2 it was
>> running EXTREMELY bad. I disabled the paging file and Everquest is
>> but anytime the application needs more the 1Gb of RAM it closes the
>> application. I have tried disabling Superfetch and readyboot, but had no
>> reasonable results. What else can I do so vista uses less RAM at
>> PS. DXdiag says that my nVidia 7800GT has an "approximate total memory"
>> 520Mb while the card itself has 256Mb of onboard video RAM.
> Actually neither of the above answers are correct.
> The "PS" tells me everything.
> nVidia cards have this thing now to be able to share system memory with
> the video card to give it more memory, and slowing your computer.
> 256MB is all the memory you need for a long while. Memory is for the card
> usage to keep track of pixels and color.
> The more color and pixels on the screen, more memory needed. With 256, you
> could probably have a 5000x5000 monitor which are not even made.
> You need to go into the video software in the control panel and turn that
>> Thank you