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insufficient memory to install mcafee

Discussion in 'Windows XP' started by sitonmyshamrock, Oct 28, 2007.

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  1. sitonmyshamrock

    sitonmyshamrock Thread Starter

    Oct 28, 2007
    today i reinstalled windows xp home sp2. when i went to install my mcafee security suite and anti virus program i received the following message: "your system does not have sufficient memory to run this application" i have reinstalled in the past due to slow performance and never saw this, however i had noticed that my system was running with nearly all of the memory in use (90%+) any help would be much appreciated.
  2. MichaelDee


    Oct 15, 2007
    Seeing that you have a dell I'm not surprised. I don't know what changed (besides a possible pagefile size), but you should likely consider more ram as well as a different program that doesn't require as many resources as mcafee or norton, like avg or something.
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