Changes between Version 1 and Version 2 of WindowsTips


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    4444http://apps.carleton.edu/its/flt/osmain/windows/winxp/ 
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     46 
     47== 3GB memory == 
     48 
     49By default Windows XP reserves half memory for the OS, if you want 
     50to use more you can use the `/3GB' switch in boot.ini: 
     51 
     52{{{ 
     53[boot loader] 
     54timeout=20 
     55default=multi(0)disk(0)rdisk(0)partition(3)\WINDOWS 
     56[operating systems] 
     57multi(0)disk(0)rdisk(0)partition(3)\WINDOWS="Microsoft Windows XP Professional 3GB" /noexecute=optin /fastdetect /3GB 
     58multi(0)disk(0)rdisk(0)partition(3)\WINDOWS="Microsoft Windows XP Professional" /noexecute=optin /fastdetect  
     59}}} 
     60 
     61For more details see http://www.microsoft.com/whdc/system/platform/server/PAE/PAEmem.mspx