Results 1 to 3 of 3

Thread: Will extra ram stop a virus

  1. #1
    Join Date
    Apr 2020
    Location
    IRELAND
    Posts
    5
    Thanks
    0
    Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts

    Default Will extra ram stop a virus

    I added extra ram to my desktop. It was 4GB ram and is now 8 GB ram. I did hear somewhere that having a lot of ram would stop any virus from bad roms. Is this a 100%. Certain .

  2. #2
    Join Date
    May 2002
    Location
    V.C. B.C. Canada
    Posts
    12,286
    Thanks
    111
    Thanked 619 Times in 274 Posts
    EP Points
    500

    Default

    Quote Originally Posted by romsaregood View Post
    I added extra ram to my desktop. It was 4GB ram and is now 8 GB ram. I did hear somewhere that having a lot of ram would stop any virus from bad roms. Is this a 100%. Certain .
    Has absolutely nothing to do with stopping viruses.


  3. #3
    Join Date
    Mar 2011
    Location
    Valhalla
    Posts
    2,061
    Thanks
    111
    Thanked 72 Times in 48 Posts
    EP Points
    9965

    Default

    As Zaladane said, RAM has nothing to do with stopping viruses. Anti-virus and Firewalls help stop viruses.

Similar Threads

  1. Replies: 41
    Last Post: 18th-February-2002, 22:26
  2. Virus or Hoax?
    By MattMaster5000 in forum Free 4 All
    Replies: 9
    Last Post: 16th-January-2002, 08:53
  3. Replies: 14
    Last Post: 2nd-October-2001, 05:44
  4. Replies: 0
    Last Post: 2nd-July-2001, 22:01
  5. the new emuparadise will be great i hope
    By emuparafreak72 in forum Free 4 All
    Replies: 4
    Last Post: 2nd-July-2001, 08:26

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •  
About Us

We are the oldest retro gaming forum on the internet. The goal of our community is the complete preservation of all retro video games. Started in 2001 as EmuParadise Forums, our community has grown over the past 18 years into one of the biggest gaming platforms on the internet.

Social