Wrong memory usage reported in Proxmox interface even with ballooning off?

optical

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Hi all, one of the problems I am trying to get to the bottom to is, Proxmox thinks my OPNsense VM is using 6 gigs of RAM when it's only using 400mb or something? I first simply assumed this would be something to do with ballooning feature, and working as intended if that were desired - but it's not desired for me, I need a realistic representation on if RAM is being used or not - so I disabled it of course - but alas the problem remains. Here are my configuration & problem screenshots, thanks very much

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QEMU Agent is Enabled & running on both Proxmox & OPNsense
OPNsense dash reports very little memory usage as well
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