Server 2008 64 Bit Enterprise Memory usage – Driver Locked Memory

Loads of Driver Locked Memory, showing up in RAMMap.

RAMMAP is monitoring a Virtual Machine.

You have more VM memory assigned then configured in the memory limits of the VM.
(so, the unlimited checkbox is not checked.)

a VM has 1 GB memory initial configured. With 1 GB of memory limits configured (VM > edit settings > resources tab).

Case: Admin does a adjust to VM memory configuration to 4 GB, he forgets to adjust the VM memory Limit.

3 GB of memory gets forces to use balloon memory

Resolution: Ajust VM memory and memory limits to be equal or dont use limits (check the ‘unlimited’ checkbox)