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  • Four GB of RAM vanishes … but then reappears

    Posted on January 18th, 2021 at 02:35 Comment on the AskWoody Lounge

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    Four GB of RAM vanishes … but then reappears

    By Fred Langa

    A long-stable Win10 PC with 12GB of RAM suddenly crashes after losing track of a full third of its memory — only to have the missing RAM later reappear and work fine!

    The other symptoms seem to rule out simple RAM-chip failures or software-caused glitches. What the heck is going on here?

    Read the full story in AskWoody Plus Newsletter 18.2.0 (2021-01-18).