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Old 08-17-2004, 01:10 AM   #1 (permalink)
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How will i know if my computer uses shared video memory?
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Old 08-17-2004, 01:15 AM   #2 (permalink)
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check the back of your computer, and if your monitor is connected to the main area (not a pci or agp card), then you're using shared video memory
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simple enough
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Also check in your BOIS
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Old 08-17-2004, 10:48 AM   #5 (permalink)
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Also, if you have less RAM than what you put in...Then you r sharing, to check it go to "my computer" property.
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or Start: Run : Dxdiag
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