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Ubuntu 13.04 shows 3.7GB of RAM out of 4GB

by stylexp / July 22, 2013 12:00 PM PDT

I have HP EliteBook 8440p and I am using Ubunto 13.04 64bit OS. I have 4GB of RAM installed in it but the details shows only 3.7GB of RAM is using. Is there any way to make it all the available 4GB of RAM?

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give this a try
by James Denison / July 22, 2013 6:17 PM PDT
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I spy a Intel Graphics Media Accelerator
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / July 23, 2013 12:42 AM PDT

That can eat about 384MB of RAM so nothing seems missing. While I applaud learning about PCs in general I don't suggest you change a thing.
Bob

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