Low memory warning

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    Hey all.. Got a question. I use two programs simultaneously and when using these programs I constantly get a low memory warning. I shut everything else down and make sure these are the only two programs running. The first program is pages and the second is Bible HD.. Is there a way of allocating more memory for desktop usage or is there a way of shutting off that warning? Thanks
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    I don't know of any way to turn off the warnings or change memory allocations. One thing to try is to shut down the iPad, hold power button till slider appears , slide it to off, wait a few seconds and restart. This should clear memory, hopefully allowing you to run both programs together. Otherwise an iPad with more memory would be in order.
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    I have the 64gb 3G is there something better. I am more referring to the desktop memory.
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    You're limited to 256mb which is shared with the graphics chip.
    The actual amount you have to run apps with is much less in practise :(
    Just fired one up and it says Wired:199mb, Active:23mb, Inactive:14mb and Free:9mb......ymmv but I bet it's fairly similar.
    (This is using an app called iMonitor by HandyPadSoft.)

    Hopefully the new iPad will see at least a doubling of ram.

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