This is a discussion on xp RAM help within the RAM and Power Supply Support forums, part of the Tech Support Forum category. i just upgraded from 2 gigs of RAM to 4 gigs, but xp only picks up 3.5 gigs, and some
i just upgraded from 2 gigs of RAM to 4 gigs, but xp only picks up 3.5 gigs, and some stuff only reads 2 and i get other readings, why wont it pick up all 4, is it because i have 32 bit, or just because i don't have vista
i heard that nvidia drivers arent really too solid for 64 bit though, and is 64 bit better for gaming cause i do lots of gaming, and for me to switch to 64 bit would be a big thing with all the stuff on my HD
Beware of Vista 64. There are many new security features that greatly limit what you can do with the operating system. For example, you may have problems with software that rely on kernel hooks or modifications to function properly thanks to the Patch Guard feature.
i am staying away from vista. i used to use it and i have had nothing but problems so i switched to XP and all my problems were fixed, but is xp 64 bit good for gaming, or should i just stick with 32 bit and not worry