1.    28 May 2016 #1
    Join Date : May 2016
    Posts : 1
    Windows 10

    Constant low memory warnings after years of no problems.


    I've had this laptop for about 2 years now, with Windows 10 on it. It has 16GB of RAM, and has performed well for things like 3D modeling and rendering videos. However, today I tried to render a video which should've taken 3 minutes, and it was taking 2 hours!

    I tried running CC cleaner and quickly got a BSOD. After restarting, if I try to run CC Clearner I get the low memory error, and rendering videos is still taking way too long. I've tried a system restore to earlier this month, didn't help. Keep in mind, this wasn't happening 2 days ago.

    I've checked resmon, and while the memory usage looks low, the hard faults/sec is almost constantly off the chart.

    Did I fry my RAM or something? =( Is there anything I can do?
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  2.    29 May 2016 #2
    Join Date : Jul 2014
    Serbia
    Posts : 10,616
    W10 Insider + Linux

    Didn't have to actually "Fry" it but may develop connection problems.
    Some ways to check RAM:
    how to perform a RAM memory scan test on windows 10 - YouTube

    MemTest86 - Offical Site of the x86 Memory Testing Tool

    If tests show problem, first thing I do is to take RAM sticks out, gently clean contacts with clean piece of ordinary printing paper making sure I'm grounded to some large metal piece or sink valve and put them back.
      My ComputersSystem Spec

 


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