SMARTDRV.EXE in AUTOEXEC.BAT

  Dan the Confused 20:31 27 Apr 2004
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Does SMARTDRV.EXE in AUTOEXEC.BAT 'steal' 2mb of RAM from Win98?

I only ask because since using it, Win98 only thinks it has 190mb (rather than the 192mb as detected in BIOS).

  keith-236785 20:42 27 Apr 2004

it may be that the "missing" 2meg, is allocated in windows to your graphics.

if it has always been like this then i wouldnt worry.

  Dan the Confused 21:02 27 Apr 2004

Hmmm... I have been doing a lot of fiddling around with my PC recently but I thought it had only occurred since putting SMARTDRV into AUTOEXEC.

It doesn't seem to make any difference to anything so it's only a minor point anyway. Just asked out of curiosity really :)

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