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    Question OSX 4gb ram Inactive?
    i've been having problem with OSX lately. it says 4gb inactive out of 10gb.

    anyone has a fix for it?

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    15" MBP '06 2.33 C2D 4GB 10.7; 13" MBA '14 1.8 i7 8GB 10.11; 21" iMac '13 2.9 i5 8GB 10.11; 6S
    A fix for what?

    See the Apple kb article for the different types of memory listed in Activity Monitor.

    Using Activity Monitor to read System Memory and determine how much RAM is being used
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    2011 13" MBP 2.3ghz, 8gig ram, OS 10.8.5
    Quote Originally Posted by KcohS View Post

    anyone has a fix for it?
    There is no fix for it...since there is nothing wrong.

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