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I'm looking for a tool that will allow me to see all of the memory used by by Windows XP/2003 machine. I know that Process Explorer and others will show you what memory is being used by each process, but I need a full graphical view of all used and unused memory on my machine. I have seen an app that does this but cannot remember the name. Anyone know of a tool like this?

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Task Manager displays this on the Performance tab. In Process Explorer you can view that when clicking on one of the graphs at the top of the window.

Then there is the Resource monitor (resmon):

Resource Monitor

as well as the Performance monitor (perfmon):

Performance Monitor

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+1 Windows has a lot of useful built-in tools, especially when it comes to performance monitoring. –  alex Mar 26 '10 at 20:24
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That is one funky looking process list. –  hyperslug Mar 27 '10 at 1:26
    
Home-made font, called “Don't expose what processes I'm running” ;-) Not everyone needs to know what I'm doing here and blurring is boring. –  Joey Mar 27 '10 at 11:29
    
@Gareth, please stop. Trust me that I am well aware why you are doing this and you're doing it unnecessarily. I won't delete files from there and unless I die they won't go away soon. Definitely not within the lifetime of Windows 7. I'm still young. And it robs me of the option to edit the files afterwards (which I do sometimes) and that's just a pain in the ass for myself, then. –  Joey Oct 29 '11 at 20:11

You can have a two in one package: Rizone Memory Booster

This shows the memory, and optimizes it too, and is portable [does not need to be installed.]

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The best tool that I've seen is Process Explorer. You can configure it to display a wide range of memory info.

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