How tell what's using my RAM

Discussion in 'Windows 7 Help and Support' started by Nisko, Apr 3, 2011.

  1. Nisko

    Nisko Senior Member

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    I have 4GB RAM on my notebook and a few apps running in the background. I'd like to know if there's a way to find out what's eating my RAM (at rest, about 75% of it is in use). I have Process Explorer - but that only tells me the % CPU used by app.
     
  2. TheDigitalJedi

    TheDigitalJedi New Member

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    Hello there,

    Try pressing CTRL + SHIFT + ESC
    Then you should se windows task manager
    Click processes and then click on memory then you should see something like this:
    memory usage.
     
  3. Nisko

    Nisko Senior Member

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    Thank you very much - that's exactly what I needed.
     
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    TheDigitalJedi New Member

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    Glad I could help :)
     

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