The loss of MB because of my x2 isn’t the problem, that I can live with. I think I’ll order a newer motherboard without the i chipset. So that would also always be minus your onboard GFX card as well. Found this on your link from Intel which seems a little mind blowing at least for me it concerns something about the memory controller: Yes it is a “chipset limitation”, but what they “forgot” to include is that it’s a intentional limitation.

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I’d say my machine should be running at nearly 4 GB of available memory when I use the on board graphics card since it only gigabyte ga 945gcm s2l something like 32 MB or so of my main memory, or is this not correct? Overall Overall score reflects how great you think this hardware is.

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Yes it is a “chipset limitation”, but what they “forgot” gigabyye include is that it’s a intentional limitation. The discussion area is the place where you get to chat with fellow gamers and techies. Anyway back on topic – you could try with bit Windows Server There are currently 2 users browsing this gigabyte ga 945gcm s2l. So if the chipset supports 4 GB max why am I only able to use 2.

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Copyright c Tweak Town Pty Ltd. But I still don’t gigabyye where the 1 GB got lost since the on board graphics isn’t capable of eating that much and the chipset is supposed to support 4 Gigabyte ga 945gcm s2l on a 64 bit system. You will need a newer motherboard to use more memory.

List item the first 2. Can I Run It. I sure don’t hope another motherboard will have the same problems or is 945cm only on this specific memory controller combined with the chipset i?

gigabyet Results 1 to 10 of Has anyone got any idea of what might be the exact problem? I’ve been playing around for hours and I can’t figure it out.

If Intel did not disable PAE on your chipset then it’s going to work. Now, if Intel decided to limit the chipset to 4GB total usable memory there is nothing you can do. Running Windows gigabyte ga 945gcm s2l 64 bit as well. You need to be logged in and have a GD rank of gigabyte ga 945gcm s2l or higher to join the discussion. 945gck looked for any possible option in BIOS; extended memory and so on. Windows 7 64 bit even shows that 4 GB memory is 945cgm, but that only 2.

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The on board graphics memory is capped at a maximum of 32 or 64 MB main memory so that has nothing to do with this massive amount of unusable ram. Can anyone help me The time now is Yes the 64 bit OS is of gigabyte ga 945gcm s2l necessary and that is not the problem.

Lifespan Lifespan score gigabyte ga 945gcm s2l how long you feel this hardware will last and perform its function. The loss of MB because of my x2 isn’t the problem, that I can live with.

Please report all spam threads, posts and suspicious members. One thing I discovered which seems very strange for my perspective is that when I plug in a ATI x2 2GB card instead of my old it reduces the memory available to 2.

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We receive spam notifications and will take immediate action! But the loss of 1 GB no gigabyte ga 945gcm s2l how Gs set it up annoys me. View all discussions Login to join the discussion!

Once again it has nothing to do with my on board graphics card.

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