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RAM limited to 12GB by motherboard?

I want to add more RAM to my motherboard (ASUS P6T) and I was looking through the manual and found this under the specifications: I'm guessing this means 12GB total? I asked somebody else and he ...
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Does Lenovo T400 can only work with up to 4GB RAM?

Does Lenovo T400 can only work with up to 4GB RAM? On the detailed specifications for the Lenovo T400, it says "512 MB, 1 GB, 2GB, or 4GB memory" and "Supports up to 4GB maximum memory". Is it for ...
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Does the 4 GB RAM limit on 32-bit systems also affect the swap space?

It is well known that 32-bit systems can only handle 4 GB as maximum amount of RAM. Under Linux, does this limit also apply to swap partitions? If my RAM + swap exceeds 4 GB, will it be fully used? ...
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How can I limit Safari's RAM use?

Safari uses a lot of RAM. Especially when you add Safari's use to WebProcess's use: it comes to about 1.5 GB of memory (for me, anyway). How can I limit the amount of RAM Safari and WebProcess use? I ...
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mobo supports 16GB; only 4x4GB or also 2x8GB?

My motherboard (gigabyte ga-ma790xt-ud4p) supports 16GB of DDR3 RAM. Does this mean that it supports only 4x4GB or also other distributions, like 2x8GB or 1x16GB?
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Asus P6X58-E WS motherboard memory limits

I've just ordered motherboard Asus P6X58-E WS, and now I'm, looking for memory for it. It has 6 slots, but the strange thing is, that in specifications it says that it is limited to 24G of memory . ...
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Limiting RAM without physcially removing it

How do I limit the RAM which my OS sees without physically removing it from the machine ?
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SantaRosa and RAM limit

I have a notebook on the SantaRosa platform (HP 6710s) in the manual it says that it can use 2GB RAM memory strips max. (there are two slots so 4 GB total). I wonder what would happen if I try to put ...
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XP memory/process limit

I've installed 4GB memory module, got more than 1 GB free RAM, however XP can't open window anymore. I knew there was a setting, we can increase a limit like thing, so I can open new things again. I ...
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How can you limit the amount of memory an application in Windows 7 x64 can use? In particular X3 Terran Conflict

I am running the latest version of X3 Terran Conflict (3.1) and after about 30 min - 1 hour it's memory usage goes well above 2 GB. I only have 4 GB of ram, running Windows 7 64 bit. As a result of ...
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Can I install more than 4GB Ram on my mid-2008 macbook pro? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I determine which MacBook hardware version I have? (for RAM purchase) I have a mid-2008 Penryn 2.5 GHz with 800 MHz bus speed. I have read that these machines can ...
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Force a process to run in virtual memory? Ubuntu

I am running a series of tests for an implementation of a remote pager that sends page faults to other computers in a network. Long story short, I was wondering if there is an easy way to force a ...
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How to fully use the 4G in my Laptop under Ubuntu 9.10 - 32-bit

I have a Toshiba A100, which I upgraded to 4G of RAM. The hardware startup indeed shows 4G of RAM, and I recently installed Windows 7, just to see how it behaves on it. So far so good, it displays 4G ...