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Old 02-26-2014, 07:58 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Like it says but it only been happening as of lately. a couple of weeks ago he play The Hunter just fine or Arma 3 but now they crash within minutes of playing them. i had to wright this for him because he couldn't keep chrome up.
he gets not enough memory error



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    Windows 7 Professional 32-bit SP1
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    Intel Core i7 3770 @ 3.40GHz    29 C
    Ivy Bridge 22nm Technology
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    8.00GB Single-Channel DDR3 @ 721MHz (9-10-9-28)
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    ASUSTeK COMPUTER INC. P8P67 LE (LGA1155)    29 C
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    2752 (1920x1080@60Hz)
    2048MB ATI AMD Radeon HD 7700 Series (XFX Pine Group)    33 C
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    232GB Maxtor 7Y250M0 ATA Device (SATA)    50 C
    465GB Western Digital WDC WD5000BPKX-75HPJT0 ATA Device (SATA)    25 C
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    HL-DT-ST RW/DVD GCC-4522B ATA Device
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Old 02-27-2014, 11:56 AM   #2 (permalink)
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Default Re: My Friend Is Having Memory Problem Which is Causing Everything to crash

that maxtor drive is running hot, but it could also be an issue with the video card driver too
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Old 02-27-2014, 12:17 PM   #3 (permalink)
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Well, since he installed Windows 7 32bit, his machine can only use 3.5GB or so of RAM. That probably has a lot to do with it.
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Well, since he installed Windows 7 32bit, his machine can only use 3.5GB or so of RAM. That probably has a lot to do with it.
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Also, the 3.5GB limit includes VRAM.
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RAM speed is also weird. Should be 800 or 667. Lots going on here that is
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