loss of ram help

  patso 18:10 25 Mar 2006

i recently installed another 246 mb of ram to my pc to give me 512 mb.i have a prog installed called free ram optimiser which is showing i only have 180 mb free.is this right as i thought i should have more free ram.i was running xp home on 256 mb before i installed any ideas or is this right as i thought 512 mb should be enough.any help please

  ed-0 18:17 25 Mar 2006

Yes it will be right. The more ram you add the more windows will use.

Control + alt + delete buttons and pick performance. Look under Physical memory (K) to confirm.

  patso 21:04 25 Mar 2006

thanks edo that explains it for me.patso

This thread is now locked and can not be replied to.

Elsewhere on IDG sites

Xiaomi Mi Mix 2 review

What went wrong at the Designs of the Year 2017

iPhone X news: Release date, price, new features & specs

Comment utiliser Live Photos ?