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Memory low for unknown reason

I recently reformatted my computer. I now have half the programs that I previously had. However, the memory on my computer is twice as full as it was before. Please Help Me!

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The memory low error is due to windows not having room in the swap file.   1. right click on computer 2. click properties 3. click advanced tab 4. under performance click settings 5. click change under virtual memory 6. put a check in the box "automatically manage paging file size for all drives

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When you reformated the drive you must not have deleted all partitions , otherwise you would have all the disc space minus the operating system , so check and make sure all partitions made were deleted and the full size of the disc is available for the new installation

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How to resolve the memory low system


Hi Anon, this is Microsoft's answer to low memory messages, and I would only add the suggestion that you check for viruses and other unwanted programs hogging your computer's memory. How to prevent low memory problems Running fewer programs at one time can help prevent low memory problems and information loss. It's a good idea to observe which programs show signs of low memory conditions and try not to run them at the same time.
However, it's not always convenient or practical to run a limited number of programs. Signs of low memory can indicate that the computer needs more RAM to support the programs you use. Here are the recommended ways to solve or prevent low memory problems:
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  • Install more RAM
    If you see signs of low memory, or if Windows warns you about a low memory problem, check the information that came with your computer or contact the computer manufacturer to determine which type of RAM is compatible with your computer, and then install more RAM. To install RAM, check the information provided by the manufacturer.
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  • Determine if a program overuses memory
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    To determine which program is using the most memory, follow these steps:
    1. Open Task Manager by right-clicking the taskbar, and then clicking Start Task Manager.
    2. Click the Processes tab.
    3. To sort programs by memory usage, click Memory (Private Working Set).
    You can also check for program errors and troubleshooting information using Event Viewer.
    1. Open Event Viewer by clicking the Start button 4f6cbd09-148c-4dd8-b1f2-48f232a2fd33_818.jpg, clicking Control Panel, clicking System and Security, clickingAdministrative Tools, and then double-clicking Event Viewer. 18abb370-ac1e-4b6b-b663-e028a75bf05b_48.jpg If you're prompted for an administrator password or confirmation, type the password or provide confirmation.
    2. In the left pane, click Applications and Services Logs to view error events. To see a description of the problem, double-click the event. To see if troubleshooting information is available, look for a link to online Help.

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Have you installed the driver for your touchpad that comes with your laptop? That's the common problem when you reformat your laptop that something that worked previously then after reformatting that something don't work anymore. Remember that reformatting erases everything including drivers, special programs that comes with youre laptop. You mustve at least the drivers at hand before refromatting. Check youre manufacturers site if you do not have the drivers. A quick tip when searching for drivers is type the manufacturer first ex. Sony, Toshiba then put in space then add in the word support.
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It could be that when you re-partitoned it you left some empty space out of the partition. Or are you looking at Ram- which is usually refered to as memory as opposed to Hard drive space. Which you can usually see by going to my computer and clicking on your Local C: Drive

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First, without sounding critical, if you didn't set the bio-protection, who did? Or, who had access to your computer that could have set the biometric fingerprint sensor? That person could/should be able to unlock it.

Assuming you've used the computer (and not someone else) and you're not the second register of the computer, you could try contacting Acer at their website and explain your problem and see if they can answer your question.

If the laptop is not originally yours, and the biometric sensor was set by a previous owner, that should solve your problem, having the previous owner "unlock" the system.

If the laptop is not originally yours and you don't know who the previous owner is, there's a good chance that you cannot access the informtion. You could take the laptop to a computer repair outlet that does hard drive repairs, however that is usually not cheap and you might pay for them for an evaluation and find that they cannot unlock the system.

And, there's a chance that you will not be able to reformat the disk; the protection might not allow you to reformat it. Again, you might need to bring it to a computer shop and have them reformat it (or, possibly, install a new hard drive in order to use the computer).

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