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  1. N

    Question RAM not running at XMP/DOCP

    I have 32gb Corsair Vengeance CMW16GX4M2Z3600C18. It's 4 x 8gb. I had 16gb before that ran on 3600MHz, but when I upgraded to 32gb of the exact same RAM, it wont run on more then 2666MHz. I have XMP/DOCP on and even tried to overclock it manually, but nothing works. The motherboard is Asus rog...
  2. W

    Question I have 8GB of ram but 4.9 is only being used..

    I have 8GB of ram inside my pc, but its only used 4.9GB, it says like 3.9GB is reserved but i dont want it to be, its limiting me from what games i can play because its capped at 4.9GB for some reasons, any fixes or answers please respond. Thank You
  3. HDBSMTariq

    Question I have a 64 GB RAM (8 x 16 GB) system but PC System Information shows Installed Physical Memory (RAM) 48.0 GB

    HI I had a PC custom built for me with the following specification Components list: 1x Cooler Master CM 690 III Windowed Case - Black 1x Noctua NH-D15 CPU Cooler 4x 16 GB DDR4 2133 MHz Memory 1x NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080 8GB Graphics Card 1x 250GB Samsung 960 EVO M.2 PCIe Solid State Drive 1x...
  4. Wissam1234

    [SOLVED] Memory cap on games

    Hello guys! I'm facing a problem on my setup that i wish someone knows the answer to... Im running a pc with the mentioned specs: Gtx 1060 6gb I5 9400f 16gb Alpacer ram stick Ssd Hdd So the problem is that windows is capping my maximum memory usage in games to 8gb of the total 16 gb of ram...
  5. R

    Question Gigabyte GA-X99-SOC Champion rev 1.0 no post

    I am a uni student in digital arts, my machine is my most important tool and it's motherboard fried to a short, code FF. So I got the above stated replacement board in the used market from a reputable seller who provided proof that it functions correctly. My cpu is a Xeon E5 2660 V3 (stated by...
  6. R

    Question PC restarts randomly, while playing demanding games.

    Hi, first some info about my build. AMD Ryzen R7 1700 16GB (8x2) Kingston (2133) AB350M-D3H Gigabyte Motherboard Zotac RTX 2060 (6 GB) Corsair VS 550 80+ Bronze From last week My PC started restarting randomly while anything resource intensive. And the restarts were instantaneous, that would...
  7. H

    [SOLVED] Does my config make sense? (memory timings)

    Hi, I would like someone with experience in memory overclocking have a look at what I did. I have little to no experience with memory OC. I needed memory for my home server and I wanted to spend as little money as possible. I ended up with 2 kits of G.SKILL F4-2666C19D-32GIS. The specs are...
  8. H

    Question New motherboard: RAM LED on and PC only boots with RAM in Slots 3 and 4 ?

    A month or so ago, I replaced my motherboard and CPU with an MSI Intel Pro Z690-A DDR4 and i5-12600k LGA1700 (both new). This was my first time replacing either of those parts so I was new but very careful. Anyway, I got them installed and all the parts back in place, but my memory from my...
  9. W

    [SOLVED] 2x8gb Crucial Ballistix RGB 3200mhz issue with Asrock B450M Steel Legend

    Hi, Hope you can help with my concern. Full Specs: Ryzen 3 3300X OC'ed to 4.4ghz @ 1.375v Asrock B450M Steel Legend Sapphire Nitro+ 6600XT 8GB (Driver version 21.10.2) 2x8gb Crucial Ballistix RGB 3200mhz (BL2K8G32C16U4WL) WD SN550 500GB M.2 NVME Samsung 860 EVO 500GB M.2 SATA Seasonic M12II...
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    Question Occasional system crash and thousands of errors in memtest86+

    My system with AMD Ryzen 5 3600, X570 AORUS ELITE motherboard, and 32gb ram is crashing occasionally. I ran memtest86+ with the default configuration of ram sticks in slots 2 & 4, then with just one stick each, and in all 3 cases the test was spewing thousands of errors. What does this mean -...
  11. K

    Question Is my RAM the problem ?

    Hey guys, I just want to ask something real fast. I have an old pc setup with cpu - pentium g4560 and gpu - gtx 1050 with 2x 4GB RAM. When I play for example games like Fornite the avg fps is around 100-120, but in some specific moments the fps drops to 1-30 and is stuterring really bad...
  12. Mushroom_R

    Question RAM is unable to go over 2133 Mhz when in specific slots ?

    I am running an Asus b450-F Gaming II with a Ryzen 7 2700. I have quad-channel Corsair Vengeance RGB Pro 8GB 3200 Mhz RAM. When I put any RAM sticks in slots 1 or 3 on the motherboard, the PC is unable to start with the RAM speed at 3200. Instead, it defaults to 2133 and will not start up with...
  13. MrPixelWarrior

    Question Gigabyte B360M DS3H ram compatibility (Kingston Fury Beast 8GB 2666mhz)

    Hello guys, I would to ask if this ram would work on my motherboard Gigabyte B360M DS3H. I've checked the memory support list but I've found only the old model of the RAM (Kingston HyperX)...
  14. truejesus_

    [SOLVED] I need some help with RAM and CPU.

    So I currently own a PC with a Ryzen 5 2400G CPU and a MSI A320M PRO-VD/s MOBO. I want to upgrade my RAM. The thing is, my CPU's support page says it supports 2933 RAM, but my MOBO can handle higher frequencies. Can I install 3200 RAM on my computer? I'm thinking it will run at 2933 as my CPU is...
  15. [SOLVED] RAM works, but only if there are no more than 2 sticks installed ? Code 55

    I'm working with an Asus Z87-Pro. It came with two sticks of Nanya 1GB DDR3-1066 ECC (NT1GC72B89A0NF-BE). I attempted to switch these for four sticks of Crucial 2GB DDR3-1066 ECC (CT25672BA1067A.M18FG). No post. Memory LED is on, code is 55. "RAM not found" I'm calling the original Nanya 'ram...
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    [SOLVED] Extra RAM causing the system to freeze (only while gaming)

    I have an HP Pavilion Gaming Laptop with Ryzen 5 4600H in it. It had a 8 GB DDR4 3200MHz CL22 memory stick by Samsung in it out of the box. I purchased a GSkill stick (because I couldn't find original Samsung stick) of exact same configuration and timings and both sticks does get detected...
  17. M

    Question What is Debug LED code "0d"?

    Hi All, I just replaced my AMD 2700x with a 5800x. Now I can only reach windows desktop with 1 of my 4 memory sticks in. It doesn't matter which slot, as long as only 1 of the sticks is in it will boot. But if I have a pair of sticks in or all 4 it will not post and gets stuck on Debug Code...
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    Question Dual Channel Memory Not working

    So today I finally got my hands on an RTX 3060. I put it into my PC and decided that I would clean my case out while I was at it. I ended up taking off my CPU Fan and the CPU stuck to the heatsink when I pulled up. I looked over the CPU pins and they all looked fine, and I have a Ryzen CPU so I...
  19. L

    Question PC crashing after high memory, cpu and disk usage

    My PCs has had a problem for months now where when it's doing any loading or anything really the fans go crazy and in the task manager my disk, memory and cpu usage go up really high and sometimes they go up to 100% and it crashes. Sometimes it gets better after a while and calms down or my PC...
  20. S

    [SOLVED] CM HAF 912 plus optimal fan configuration

    I have the Cooler Master HAF 912 plus case. My pc specs are: 9900KS Dark rock pro 4 3080 ti aorus master Z390 aorus master 3600 Mhz ram 970 Evo plus SSD what is the optimal fan setup in this case for the best cooling? Currently this is my setup: Intake: Intake front: 200mm Cooler master fan...
  21. J

    [SOLVED] If i bought two 8gbx2 ramkits instead of one 8gbx4 kit will there be issues?

    If i buy two of the same exact memory, such as these G.SKILL Ripjaws V Series 16GB DDR4 3600 RAM Memory - Newegg.com Will it be the same effect as buying this G.SKILL Ripjaws V Series 32GB (4 x 8GB) 288-Pin DDR4 SDRAM DDR4 3600 (PC4 28800) Desktop Memory Model F4-3600C16Q-32GVKC - Newegg.com or...
  22. B

    Question GPU using 50% of available VRAM ? System optimization suggestions....?

    I have a intel i7-4770 (3.4Ghz) desktop which i use for stock trading with ThinkOrSwim. I have already conducted numerous searches for days on internet, and figured out that ThinkOrSwim (TOS) is a single threaded program old generation program with various limitations. So, the...
  23. RaspberryTea

    [SOLVED] Problem with 4x8 RAM 32GB [BSOD]

    Hey I have 4x8GB Patriot viper blackout 4, but only 16GB in my pc at the moment. Problem occurs when I connect ALL 32GB ram onto motherboard. After 10 minutes or even less I got bluescreen, when playing video games, game suddenly froze and need to restart (or BSOD). I tested 4x8 memory with OCCT...
  24. Question Windows Security Kernel Error on RAM Upgrade ASUS ROG Laptop

    Hello good people, During an upgrade from stock 12GB RAM to 32GB RAM on a ASUS ROG Laptop (specs below) received Blue Screen at startup, unable to boot Windows. Error code 0x0000098 kernel security check failure. Troubleshooting attempts: I attempted two use only one of the sticks at a time...
  25. VSS28

    [SOLVED] Can I runne higher RAM speed than the CPU support?

    So I have just installed new memory in my PC DRR4 2x8 3200MHZ. I have put on XMP and it shows that my memory is running 3200MHz in the task manager. But my CPU only suport DDR4-1866/2133. So my question is are the memory actually running 3200MHZ? Can this be harmful to my PC? Can this...
  26. G

    [SOLVED] Memory won’t boot on said frequency

    Hey guys. So I just bought a new set of RAM which is supposed to be able to work at 3200 frequency. And yet it doesn’t. Seems I tried it all. I used XMP profiles (3000 and 3200); I used “memory try it!” And also tried to set it manually. And yet every time I boot it just resets to the minimal...
  27. JohnA55

    Question System won't connect to internet

    Hello! I've been trying to test my RAM through "Memtest" for faults as I've been having some issues but that's a different story. My internet on the system was working fine until I removed all the RAM sticks and tried to test 1 by 1. After putting all the RAM sticks back in the machine, I've...
  28. talhaskrillx

    Question XMP not working

    I have Asus B450M and Ryzen 7 2700 @3.2. I am not able to enable XMP profile. Ram frequency is stuck at @2800 MHZ. Ram is Gskill Ripjaws 32Gb. 8x4 GB @3600MHZ 1.35v All the rams have the same timings and latency. 18-22-22-42 Bios: 3211 16Gb is working @3200 on xmp profile but when I add the...
  29. S

    [SOLVED] Page file usage in relation to total RAM usage

    I know it's best for windows to manage your PF, but I would like to set it static anyway just because I feel more comfortable with it even though it makes no difference in performance. In general will PF be utilized more when RAM usage is 90%+, or does it not matter? What would be the...
  30. WayneTech

    Question I'm losing my mind! PC not meeting performance expectations!

    Hi Everyone, I hate to be the generic post writer, complaining about his PC performance but I honestly can't think any more. For a long time now, I have been barely holding on as my PC struggles to get 60 frames in almost every AAA game. I've always considered myself knowledgeable when it comes...
  31. Zeekqtt

    [SOLVED] Will these 5 items work together CPU/MB/cooling/memory /gpu

    https://www.newegg.com/corsair-32gb-288-pin-ddr4-sdram/p/N82E16820236697?Item=N82E16820236697 https://www.newegg.com/p/N82E16813144484?Description=msi%20motherboard&cm_re=msi_motherboard-_-13-144-484-_-Product...
  32. IamDawid04

    [SOLVED] Different Ram Sticks

    Hi I have a question about RAM. I have 2x 8gb of 3200mhz. if I bought 2 more 8gb ram stick from a different manufacturer that has a higher frequency but I would set it to 3200mhz aswell. Would this affect my performance or lifespan? Thanks a lot !
  33. M

    [SOLVED] RAM wont overclock on B450 board in A1 and B1 slots

    I have a ASUS ROG Strix B450-F Gaming, Ryzen 2700x. Until recently I was running two 8GB sticks of Corsair Vengeance DDR4 in the A2 and B2 slots, overclocked to 3200 using the board's 'AI Tweaker'. I've now upgraded by adding two more 8GB sticks of the exact same RAM, in the A1 and B1 slots to...
  34. pritamthecoder

    [SOLVED] Compatibility of two different frequency RAMs

    I have an intel i5 6500 processor desktop. It has an 8 GB Corsair 2400 MHz RAM. Currently, I want to add one more 8GB stick. But unfortunately, the same RAM is unavailable and I have to go with 8GB Corsair 3000 MHz RAM. I have the motherboard of Gigabyte H110M-DS2-CF (check). I can understand...
  35. You’renotthatguy

    [SOLVED] Need help with memory

    Please help, I’m very new to pcs, I don’t even have a graphics card, but I got the Ryzen 5700G with integrated graphics to suffice. I also got an Aorus B550M pro motherboard, and 16GB of Corsair vengeance 3200 mhz ram. I cannot get my motherboard to go over 2400 mhz in the bios though. I will...
  36. alfredjoejr

    [SOLVED] How does memory swapping work?

    Does memory swapping work only if the Main memory is full, or is it usually used even when there's enough RAM ?
  37. rexnochief

    Question HELP randomly my pc started using 8gb instead of 16

    So i changed my pc position unpluged it and replugged it..after that every time i open my computer after 3 seconds it restarts on its own but eventually turns on...just realized today i have 8 out of 16gb usable and i have a 10603gb what can i do ive tried everything =msconfig settings =bios...
  38. K

    [SOLVED] My 3000mhz unable to run at more than 2400mhz

    I am sure that this is posted quite often, but I can't seem to find anything that quite fits me. CPU: Ryzen 5 2600X (Auto OC at 3800MHz) GPU: Sapphire Radeon RX 5700 XT Nitro+ OC 8 GB RAM: HyperX Predator 3000mhz 2x8GB + 2x4GB CL15 (Same type, just different size) MB: ASUS TUF X470-Plus Gaming...
  39. B

    [SOLVED] 2667mhz ML16 vs 3200mhz ML22

    I have bought a legion 5 which doesn’t have xmp support. I bought some crucial ballistic 3200mhz ram before finding this out. It only runs at 2667mhz. I can return it and get some 3200mhz however it will run at ML22 instead of the ML16 for the ballistic ram. Should I return keep the ballistic...
  40. [SOLVED] Possible Memory Leak

    So I've been running into an issue for quite some time, I've noticed that my non paged pool at times seems way too high. Sometimes a restart fixes this issue but other times it doesn't. From what I have gathered by searching through the forums is that this is most likely a network driver...