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My memory goes down

When i've put the card, my memory performance ges down is it normal??
Here's my PC:
AMD Atlon XP 2200+
1GB Ram
160GB Hard Drive

Just installed vista business ( I was getting that problem when i was using Windos XP)

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  • BIOS21 Jun 24, 2008

    Switch to Ubuntu??? what's that???

  • BIOS21 Jun 25, 2008

    My motherboard supports 8X AGP..... according to you how much memory does it take???

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Switch to Ubuntu. ;) If that's not an option then maybe aquire some more RAM. The only way your performance would decrease is if the card is using some of your available memory, that is your install 1GB of RAM. If that's not an option, purchase a USB thumb drive 2GB + and use the ready boost feature in Vista.

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  • nsindian
    nsindian Jun 24, 2008

    Does your motherboard support 8x AGP? If it's locking up or freezing then maybe check your mobo manual for the specs.

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    nsindian Jun 24, 2008

    Ubuntu is an open source operating system based on linux.

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    nsindian Jun 27, 2008

    Not sure what you mean by "how much memory does it take???" The adapter/card uses it's own memory not your available RAM, unless you tell it to in the BIOS settings.

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