Windows 10: Where is my memory going?!

Discus and support Where is my memory going?! in Windows 10 BSOD Crashes and Debugging to solve the problem; Hey, So I have 8 GB of ram installed on my computer. My problem is that when only having open a few tabs on Opera, and a few background apps like... Discussion in 'Windows 10 BSOD Crashes and Debugging' started by BenjaminTibell, Aug 28, 2019.

  1. Where is my memory going?!


    Hey,


    So I have 8 GB of ram installed on my computer. My problem is that when only having open a few tabs on Opera, and a few background apps like Discord, UTorrent and Spotify, I still use 80% of my memory, and my PC starts lagging. When I check my task manager, I can't see what's taking up all my memory. I would like to know how I can see what's taking my memory so I can do something about it.


    See screenshots below.


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    To me it seems like Opera is the one taking up most memory, but that's only 300MB. So what is taking up the rest?

    :)
     
    BenjaminTibell, Aug 28, 2019
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    minstreless, Aug 28, 2019
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  3. Sasqui Win User
    Overclocking / Undervolting guide for Vega 56 or 64?

    Here's a quick laundry list:

    List of software to use for overclocking and testing
    Examples:
    Wattman (and how to find and use it, like an overview, including profiles)
    Unigine Valley or Heaven (use this for quick testing while changing settings in Wattman and checking for stability / artifacts) ...just suggesting this
    How to monitor cores / mem speeds and temps during testing (I've seen screen overlays, and others using GPUz)

    Step-by step overclocking in Wattman
    Fan speeds
    Power limit
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    Sasqui, Aug 28, 2019
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  4. Where is my memory going?!

    Memory Issue.

    Go to motherboard manufacturer site, go to Support section, download memory compatibility list. Check your memory.

    If you'll find it in list go to step two: at memory manufacturer site download memory manual.

    Compare memory settings in manual and in BIOS.
     
    Igor Leyko, Aug 28, 2019
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