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Windows 7: 450+ errors in Memtest with both sticks, now running 1 stick, question

16 Apr 2012   #1

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
450+ errors in Memtest with both sticks, now running 1 stick, question

Hello everyone, I have been getting BSODs for awhile now unfortunately. At first I thought it was my power supply not supplying enough power anymore because it's 2+ years old and has been through many builds.

Well, I ran Memtest last night just to be sure, and after waking up 8 hours later, Memtest had reported over 450+ errors, this was with BOTH ram sticks inserted / being tested.

My timings were set as they should be (9-9-9-24-2t command rate and 1.5v DRAM voltage).

Now onto my question:

I'm currently testing 1 stick at a time to see if the errors pop up on one stick only. Now, in the BIOS, I have the timings set to 9-9-9-24-2t command rate, 1.5v DRAM voltage, but in Memtest it says:

CAS: 6-6-6-20 / Single Channel (when testing one stick only)

Are those timings normal / what they should be for testing one stick? Or is there something wrong?

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17 Apr 2012   #2

Microsoft Windows 8.1 Pro 64-bit

Try resetting the BIOS options for CPU and RAM back to normal and try again. This could be the problem to begin with (overclocking). If you get a BSOD while overclocking, reset the BIOS back to normal.
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17 Apr 2012   #3


You can also try updating your BIOS to the latest available version.

Also, are you using the latest version of memtest?
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