Maximum ram for XP pro?

  johnem 21:54 21 Feb 07
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I seem to recall that there may a limit as to the maximum ram that Windows XP pro will support. I am thinking about obtaining a new motherboard and fitting 4Gb of DDR2 ram. Just cos I can!!
Is there a limit?

  powerless 21:57 21 Feb 07

4GB is the limit for XP Pro 32bit.

  anskyber 21:57 21 Feb 07

I think its an XP limit of 4gigs. Vista 32bit is the same but the 64bit version is capable of much more.

  johnem 22:00 21 Feb 07

Thanks Powerless and Anskyber, that was the figure I had in the back of my mind. Best get the cheque book out then.

  Z1100 22:08 21 Feb 07

best look out on the www...

Hanx!
K.

  powerless 22:16 21 Feb 07

Ummm you might want to check that :-P

Vista Home Prem. 32/64 bits = 16GB

  johnem 22:20 21 Feb 07

Just checked the www as suggested and found that it is 4GB. Thanks for the help.

  Mark_H 22:34 21 Feb 07

actually its 3.2Gb for XP pro, if you install 4GB and check in system manager, it will show you have 3.2Gb.

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