Re: How much RAM can XP actually use?
Originally Posted by Dazz
768MB was great in windows 9x.
Windows 98 will recognize 768MB it will never use it, the max Windows 98 can allocate was 512MB. A good way to test this was using the memory tweak in Quake 2 or Quake 3 so the game would allocate more memory, only issue was anything over 512MB would give you an error, insufficent memory allocation failed.
You can use the reg tweak though which worked fine. I said screw it and moved to Windows 2000 Professional and never had an issue again with memory.
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