[pcductape] Re: memory usage

  • From: "Huntress" <sanneumann@xxxxxxxxxxx>
  • To: <pcductape@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Tue, 21 Sep 2004 03:13:14 -0400

This is where you can get that little clock utility I was talking about.
It's freeware and really good.
http://www.rcis.co.za/dale/tclockex/index.htm

Sandi
----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Bob Noble" <bnoble@xxxxxxxxx>
To: <pcductape@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Sent: Tuesday, September 21, 2004 1:55 AM
Subject: [pcductape] Re: memory usage


| Hi Sandi,
| That's a good way to look at memory usage.
| Thanks,
| Bob Noble
| www.sonic.net/bnoble
| ----- Original Message ----- 
| From: "Huntress" <sanneumann@xxxxxxxxxxx>
| To: <pcductape@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
| Sent: Monday, September 20, 2004 10:00 PM
| Subject: [pcductape] Re: (no subject)
|
|
| >I was thinking that maybe one of the sticks could have gone bad.  Try
| > pulling them both out, clean the contacts and put them back in.  The
only
| > other thing I can think of would be to monitor what is taking up your
| > resources.  I have a GB of RAM but my system was locking up and freezing
for
| > no reason that I could see.  I have a small clock utility that shows
free
| > RAM in the system tray and I noticed that when this was happening my RAM
was
| > dropping from 754MB free to 4MB.  What I did was open up the task
manager
| > and clicked on the Processes tab then clicked on the bar that says "Mem
| > Usage" so that it would put the heaviest load on top.  Then I sat and
| > watched for a little while until the RAM on the systray showed a very
high
| > load and what do I find?  Indexing service had been turned on by one of
the
| > MS updates!!!  I shut it down then went into Services from Start/All
| > Programs/Administrative Tools and used it to disable the service.
Things
| > run a lot smoother now.
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