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Windows 7: Half of ram hardware reserved?

15 Apr 2015   #11
HueMats

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Layback Bear View Post
What color slot do you have your 2 memory modules (sticks) installed in?

Set your bios to default. Don't use XMP.
Make sure your Dram volts are set to what it states on the side of the module.
I would start with the White Slots and make sure they are pushed all the way in and the clips snap over the modules ends.

urations
DDR3_A1 DDR3_A2 DDR3_B1 DDR3_B2
(Blue Slot) (White Slot) (Blue Slot) (White Slot)
(1) Populated - Populated -
(2) - Populated - Populated
(3)* Populated Populated Populated Popula

If that doesn't solve your problem I would try doing this tutorial to check the memory. Must do 8 consecutive passes or until bad memory is found.

RAM - Test with Memtest86+
OK, so the problem was solved but then 20 minutes later, the computer randomly turned off and the problem was back...


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15 Apr 2015   #12
AddRAM

Windows 7 Pro x64 Windows 10 Pro x64
 
 

Your OS controls this, along with the motherboard.

It might not be fixable

Try to figure out why the PC shut off.
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