Ram issues

Forum discussion tagged with Ram issues.
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    Question Unexpected PC shut down (several attempts to fix)

    Back in 2016 I built my first computer and it worked without issue until just recently. I noticed that it would randomly be off when I came back to work on it, and would not power up unless I removed the power cord for a few seconds. Sometimes the computer would shut off while working on a...
  2. ThunderMods

    Question When using Dual Channel Ram, It will not boot up. (Explained everything I have tried and done)

    As the title says, I am unable to boot when trying to use dual channel. I am 100% sure my ram is not faulty and is compatible. Here are the specifications: For the RAM I am using...
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    Question Why can't I speed up my RAM?

    So the problem I have is that I have bought 2 sets of Gddr4 3200 Corsair vengance lpx ramsticks. each stick 8gb. And it's not running on full speed. MB I have is MSI tomahawk 450 Max CPU at the moment is Ryzen 5 1600 3.2ghz. It boosts up to 3.4 sometimes I do go to BIOS and enable xmp and set...
  4. Brxxx

    Question Boot Issue after RAM installation

    Hi all, I've recently installed two new ram sticks into my rig. However after doing this, my PC goes into a boot loop. No display, LEDs work, fans are spinning. System turns off after like 15 seconds, rinse and repeat. Things to note are the new ram sticks I've purchased are clocked at 3200...
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    Question Memory management bsod and around 12000 errors on memtest86

    Hi guys I really need your help , so recently I built a ryzen PC: (MB : Asus tuf b450 pro gaming Cpu: ryzen 5 2400g with Vega 11 igpu Ram: Corsair Vengeance rgb pro 2x8 3000mhz CMW16GX4M2C3000C15 psu: Thermaltake 530w smart se 80+ bronze) after installing Windows I was having bsods.after...
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    Question Asus z270-ar wont boot with 32gb ram

    I've recently put together a new pc I7 7700k Asus Z270-Ar XPG Spectrix D41 3200 So before I take it to the shop ill ask this audience. 32gb ram install, pc runs with 16gb in Dimm b1 b2 I install other ram sticks in a1 a2 go to boot and I get red memory light then orange flashing with no boot...
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    Question My PC keeps restarting in every 15-20 min of use

    From last 2 months i am experiencing starnge problem in my PC...it is keep restarting in every 15-20 min of use...3 months ago i upgraded my ram from Corsair lpx 2400MHz 8gb to G.Skill tridentz 16gb 3200 MHz rgb...qnd it works normally for one month...but after one month this problem started...i...
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    Question CPU and RAM debug on, computer won't boot.

    Had my computer (custom built) for about 2 years with little to no issues, just finished moving and now my computer will not boot or display anything to my monitors. whenever I power it on everything turns on for about a second and then turns off( except mobo lights) and the debug lights go...
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    Question PC isn't booting into BIOS with dual channel ram

    Motherboard: Gigabyte Z170-X Gaming 7 rev 1.0 CPU: Intel Core i5 6600K 4GHz (Runs at 3.9GHz though.) Graphics card: AMD Radeon HD 5880 RAM: (Currently): 2x8GB Corsair Vengeance LPX 3000MHz Single-Channel OS Running on SSD. 119GB Hitachi HFS128G39TND-N210A BIOS Version: (Currently) F21 So...
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    [SOLVED] Random BSOD when booting with 2 RAM sticks

    Hello, I am having problems with my homebuild PC. Since I have built my PC a year ago I struggle with random bsods when using two RAM sticks. Removing one of the two resolves the issue. It does not matter what stick I use. I ran memtest86, memtest (within winows os) and Windows Memory Check...
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    Question High RAM usage in Windows 10?

    My RAM usage seems to be very high, even when idle. I have 2 x 4 gb Ripjaws V DDR4 2133 Mhz https://www.amazon.com/G-Skill-Ripjaws-PC4-17000-2133MHz-F4-2133C15D-8GVR/dp/B013J7PF5K Windows 10 uses 60 % of my ram when doing simple things like browsing the web. Does anyone have any suggestions?
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    Question New Ram is not working

    I have an old PC. Its built with intel DH55TC motherboard and i3 540 processor. 2 GB DDR3 1333 Mhz Ram and a generic Zebronic PSU. Now to upgrade this old machine i have bought a Corsair 450w PSU, Zotac GT 1030 GPU and SK hynix 4 GB DDR3 10600U Mhz. The PSU and the GPU works fine i guess...
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    What parts of my current PC should I upgrade first?

    Looking to get better performance while gaming, currently looking into buying an AMD FX- 8370 cpu because it is the best CPU I can get on my current motherboard. But I wanted to double check and see if you guys had any other recommendations. CPU SPECS: OS - Windows 10 Home Processor - AMD...
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    why not modularize onboard gpu / audio / lan?

    Does anyone else believe onboard/integrated gpu/audio/lan provide vectors of vulnerability that might otherwise be mitigated through modular design offering hardware component removal/replacement? Configuration options in BIOS are still afterall just software switches, and if BIOS is...
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    Upragde 500w psu to 750?

    Hi all. Im uprading my computer and i was wondering if i need a bigger and better power supply than what i have now?: Cpu: amd-fx 8350 Mobo: asus 970 arua Gpu: asus geforce gtx 960 strix 4gb 2 ssd's on 240gb 2 120mm side fans And my current psu is a CoolerMaster 500w