Re: Video memory for Compaq
Originally Posted by Joe_Carr
Well I once had a system that had only 128mb ram installed and it had Windows XP Home on it and it worked fine. Also I thought that onboard video cards will share more video ram if the system has more ram that's why I was wondering if it will go upto 64mb if I add more ram like 512mb or 1 gig. The S3ProSavage DDR video card is an onboard card so it shares ram from system.
For onboard graphics, it's totally up to your BIOS. Sometimes you can adjust how much memory it can use. Go into your BIOS settings screen when you boot your computer.
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