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Is it possible that once you install SL, your computer can take more RAM? I really don't know what sets the max RAM if it's the computer or if its the OS that can't read it. Please I know its a stupid question but I really wanna know

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I don't think so, that's more of a hardware limitation.
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It IS a hardware limitation, has zero to do with operating system.

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Well, I wouldn't say zero to do with the operating system since a 32-bit OS is unable to fully access anything over 3.3GB of RAM whereas a 64-bit OS can access oodles more. However, in this context, that's not applicable since Leopard is 64-bit and doesn't have the 32-bit limitation.


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When the heck was Snow Leopard released?

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