How Much Memory (RAM) Does my Windows Computer Have?

Computer memory (RAM) is typically installed in megabytes (MB) or gigabytes (GB), typically in some combination of 256 MB, 512 MB, 1 GB or 4 GB. One MB is 1,000,000 bytes. One GB is 1,000,000,000 bytes.

For Windows 10:

  1. Right-click on the Start button, click System.
  2. Installed memory (RAM) is listed.

For Windows 8/8.1:

  1. Hold down Windows key and press C key to bring up the Charms menu.
  2. In the Charms menu, click Settings button, click Control Panel.
  3. Click System and Security.
  4. Click System.
  5. Installed memory (RAM) is listed.

For Windows 7:

  1. Click Start button, click Control Panel.
  2. Click System and Security.
  3. Click System.
  4. Installed memory (RAM) is listed.
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Article ID: 1065
Created: Wed, 14 Oct 2009 4:52pm
Modified: Thu, 15 Mar 2018 8:53pm