Windows 7 ram consumption

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May 31, 2010
  1. BowlOfSpiders
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    Member BowlOfSpiders hi

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    Just a little question for the computer savvy tempers. Does windows 7 Ultimate use more ram then the other versions of windows 7? I've been thinking about downgrading to professional. But there is no point if it doesn't help my computer any.
     
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    To my knowledge Windows 7 loads services only when they are needed, so there shouldn't be much of a difference. Most of your remaining free ram Windows uses as cache, and frees it when other programs request it. I have Ultimate on my netbook and it still runs fine.
     
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    Thanks for the info. =)
     

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