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Dear Sir/Madam My notebook had 512 MB of RAM and I replaced it with a 2 GB RAM last year.It was ok but now it is so slow and the system properties show 448 MB of RAM.I do not know why? I have just chenged the virtual memory size and now I turned it back to its initial value. I really appreciate it if you could help me with this problem. regards, bahar


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If it shows only 448 MB only means the RAM you are currently using is 512 MB only...person who changed your RAM might cheated you instead of putting 2GB RAM...And also check your laptop for any virus...
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