1. Joined : Aug 2015
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       31 Aug 2016 #1

    System and compressed memory


    System and compressed memory is not showing in task manager, is it because I have enough RAM? Thanks.
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  2.    31 Aug 2016 #2

    "In Windows 10, we have added a new concept in the Memory Manager called a compression store, which is an in-memory collection of compressed pages. This means that when Memory Manager feels memory pressure, it will compress unused pages instead of writing them to disk. This reduces the amount of memory used per process, allowing Windows 10 to maintain more applications in physical memory at a time. This also helps provide better responsiveness across Windows 10. The compression store lives in the System process’s working set. Since the system process holds the store in memory, its working set grows larger exactly when memory is being made available for other processes. This is visible in Task Manager and the reason the System process appears to be consuming more memory than previous releases.
    Read more at https://blogs.windows.com/windowsexperience/2015/08/18/announcing-windows-10-insider-preview-build-10525/#75wMIyAQadAYM0lp.99"
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  3.    31 Aug 2016 #3

    Before the update, mine indicated it wasn't compressed but now it is thanks to this new feature. I assume you're on the latest version of 10.
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  4. Joined : Oct 2014
    Trnava
    Posts : 1,711
    Windows Home x64
       31 Aug 2016 #4

    Edward said: View Post
    System and compressed memory is not showing in task manager, is it because I have enough RAM? Thanks.
    It is shown as System (ntoskrnl.exe). You can check Memory Tab to see, if you have anything compressed.
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  5. Joined : Aug 2015
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    Windows 10 Home 64 Bit / Ubuntu Gnome 16.04 LTS
       31 Aug 2016 #5

    Thank you guys for the reply

    TairikuOkami it's there yes thanks
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