Having problems with your Dell Dimension C521 PC Desktop ?

I added 2 mb memory to my 2 mb dell dimension c521 but it only shows 3.25 mb memory on my desktop when it should be 4.00


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First and foremost you added 2 gb or ram gigabyte not megabytes. and the reason is probably your using a 32bit system vista or xp. to see over 2Gb you will need to upgrade to 64bit system. Either that or your motherboard does not regognise more than 2gb, in which case either try to upgrade the bios from the manufactures web site, or time for a new board.
This is normal. You need a 64bit Windows if you want to see a bit more. The graphics can take up quite a bit of memory space.
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