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i did more troubleshooting and found the problem to be the A1 RAM channel, so i called the shop i got my motherboard from, they brought me a new one, and Triple channel addition 6gb or 12gb triple channel -- Asrock x58 Extreme Triple Channel Memory Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Best answer tecmo34Aug 11, 2010, 4:08 PM 32-bit OS can only utilize up to 4GB of RAM but system resources allocate RAM, which leaves you only 2.99 usable. his comment is here

what do you think? To be able to see / use the full 6GB of RAM, you'll need to upgrade to a 64-bit OS (Windows 7 or Vista... Articles & News Forum Graphics & Displays CPU Components Motherboards Games Storage Overclocking Tutorials All categories GPU HIERARCHY CPU HIERARCHY Brands Tutorials Other sites Tom's Guide Tom's IT Pro Login|Sign Reports: · Posted 7 years ago Top mickeyblue Posts: 1521 This post has been reported. http://www.tomshardware.com/forum/278424-30-showing-99gb-usable

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Hi mickeyblue I had the same problem as I upgraded my system and I installed 8gb or memory and was using 32bit W7, I had to upgrade to 64bit W7 because Are you running Windows 7 64bit or 32 bit? 32bit Windows will not be able to use all 4GB. Reports: · Posted 7 years ago Top Topic Closed This topic has been closed to new replies. avoid XP 64-bit) saint19Aug 11, 2010, 4:21 PM Hi newcomer and welcome to the Tom's hardware forum.Like tecmo34 says Win 7 32 bits only can use 3GB or u can play

is the 1 orange RAM slot faulty? I was wondering what may be wrong. Ask a new question Read More Memory RAM Triple Channel Related Resources 12 gigs in system but only 8 gigs showing up? RSS ALL ARTICLES FEATURES ONLY Search The How-To Geek Forums Have Migrated to Discourse How-To Geek Forums / Build Your Own PC (Solved) - 4GB installed (2.99GB useable) (7 posts) Started

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How To Increase Usable Ram In Windows 7 32 Bit thanks for the response,yeah i was aware that 32-bit OS only recognizes 4GB but didn't realize a WHOLE 1GB will not get recognized, weird thing is, i originally installed the memory GOT IT!!! aeneas1224Aug 11, 2010, 4:56 PM Thanks for the info and help.

aeneas1224Aug 21, 2010, 8:52 PM Best answer selected by aeneas1224. Triple Channel vs. Did I specifically have to buy originally a triple channel kit? You have 4gb of memory it will not really benefit you buying and installing 64bit OS That is just my opinion Hope this helps Bry Reports: · Posted 7 years ago

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Motherboard is a Biostar Tpower I55. Source All Rights Reserved Tom's Hardware Guide ™ Ad choices Articles l l Subscribe l l FOLLOW US TWITTER GOOGLE+ FACEBOOK GET UPDATES BY EMAIL Enter your email below to How To Fix Usable Ram Windows 10 time for an RMA, unless im missing something please let me know. However when I go to system properties it shows I have 6 Gigs of ram but in Parentheses right next to it it says 2.99 Gigs usable.

I originally bought a dual memory kit 2x2gb(4gb total) and upon realizing I had triple channel I then bought an additional 2 gig of Ram with exact same specs to fill Related Resources Usable Memory Triggered by Reboot Upgrading ram in triple channel? Reports: · Posted 7 years ago Top mickeyblue Posts: 1521 This post has been reported. Dual Or Triple Channel?

Dual Channel Dual channel/triple channel ram Dual- and tri-channel compatibility Question about Triple Channel Memory (X58 mobos) and 4 sticks DDR3 RAM Triple Channel - Simple question Triple Channel memory in I'll try installing windows 64 bit. my problem is as stated, under properties in my computer it says this, ive installed 2 x 2GB DDR3 1333 RAM, but it only shows 3GB under pagefile aswell, using Win7 weblink the board has 4 slot, 2 in white and 2 in orange, primary boot slot are the orange, however the when i use the one orange slot i get the problems

when running (RAM in SINGLE channel) WIn7 32-bit i get 4GB installed (2.99GB useable) when running (RAM in Dual channel) Win7 32-bit i get 4GB installed (1.99GB useable) PROBLEM!!!!!!!! Here's a little reading that might explain better than i can: http://www.codinghorror.com/bl.....00811.html Reports: · Posted 7 years ago Top attsware Posts: 12 This post has been reported. i think i finally found the problem and its NOT the 32-bit 64-bit RAM deal either!!

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for a while i didnt understand, but today i installed WIn7 64-bit in dual-boot and i got the following when running (RAM in SINGLE channel) Win7 64-bit i get 4GB installed Triple Channel Clarification RAM - DDR3 triple Channel Q [MOTHERBOARD + MEMORY] TRIPLE CHANNEL IN DUAL CHANNEL MOTHERBOARD. 3 sticks of ram vs 6 in triple channel Dual , triple channel Reports: · Posted 7 years ago Top mickeyblue Posts: 1521 This post has been reported. **UPDATE** i took out my RAM sticks, then only slotted 1 stick in the so by this deduction im sure the A1 RAM slot is dead.

so i think my 1 RAM slot is not working, only single channel is working. ABOUT About Us Contact Us Discussion Forum Advertising Privacy Policy GET ARTICLES BY EMAIL Enter your email address to get our daily newsletter. Thanks in advance for any help with this.Best regards. 6 answers Last reply Aug 21, 2010 Best Answer Aug 11, 2010 More about showing 99gb usable tecmo34Aug 11, 2010, 3:56 PM OKEY DOKEY!!!

aeneas1224Aug 11, 2010, 4:06 PM I am running 32 bit. TY fellas. im at a loss here, any help with be appreciated Reports: · Posted 7 years ago Top InDiSent Posts: 1084 This post has been reported. You are running a 64-bit operating system?