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How to Check How Much RAM You Have on a Windows Computer

Definition of RAM:

RAM, also known as Random Access Memory, refers to your device’s short-term data storage, where your device’s current memory is stored. It cannot store permanent data, so the minute you close your computer, all the data stored will be lost.

How to Check How Much RAM You Have:

Using Task Manager:

  1. Click on the Windows button on the bottom left of your Windows computer.
  2. Search for and open up the Task Manager.
  3. In the Task Manager window, click on the Performance tab at the top.
  4. Under the Memory section, you’ll see information about your total installed RAM, as well as how much is currently in use and available.
RAM Task Manager

Using Settings App:

  1. Open up the Settings and type in About your PC.
  2. Under the Device specifications section, you’ll find the Installed RAM information.
Installed RAM

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