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Windows 7: Very strange memory problem 8gb installed 3.74gb usable

28 Feb 2014   #31
carwiz

Windows 7 Pro-x64
 
 

Save that picture as YOUR evidence! If you paid with a CC, take the refund up with them and challenge the charge. (If you're in the US.) There's nothing connected to the display port. It's possible that the display is USB but there's only two USB ports in use. I see the mouse and one other in use. So where's the keyboard?

Besides, the damage to the memory slot is not evident by just showing a game screen or what ever that is. Ah yes, the pitfalls of eBay.


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28 Feb 2014   #32
seven09

Windows 7
 
 

Aliexpress.com, but yeah if at least a partial refund doesn't go through I am filing for a charge back with my credit card company

Good eye on the no display connection there...If he has a mouse and keyboard hooked up where's the VGA connection?

The keyboard looking cable running out from the desk is a usb but the mouse is hooked into eSATA/USB.

For the power it looks like he has it hooked up to a battery there.
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28 Feb 2014   #33
Britton30
Microsoft MVP

Windows 7 Ultimate X64 SP1
 
 

Of course the thing does run on one RAM slot, but that's not what ya paid for. Dang nab thievin' lyin' scumbags.
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28 Feb 2014   #34
seven09

Windows 7
 
 

Really, both rows of contacts are scratched, it's a miracle the top one works...it's bizarre how that could happen. It's like some intentionally just scraped the portion of contacts on each slot

I did get a unexpected shut down today. Out of nowhere, no intensive taks, no blue screen, but when I rebooted I got BSOD error reporting.

Have a look here for the .dmp files


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