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Windows 7: win7 64bit only recognizing 6gig of my 8gig of ram

04 Oct 2010   #111
DirtyElf

Windows 7 64-bit Home
 
 

maybe this has something to do with it? says channel # for my ram is single




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04 Oct 2010   #112
brianzion

Operating System : Windows 7 Home Premium Edition 6.01.7600 SP1 (x64)
 
 

i have duel channel single channel ddr3 seems wrong to me try this software please by passmark its called rammon PassMark RAMMon - Identify RAM type, speed & memory timings
its very detailed


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04 Oct 2010   #113
brianzion

Operating System : Windows 7 Home Premium Edition 6.01.7600 SP1 (x64)
 
 

have you tried putting the sticks in side by side i mean in the pic you posted the four slots you have the ram not put in side by side do you see what i mean?
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04 Oct 2010   #114
DirtyElf

Windows 7 64-bit Home
 
 

i have not tried that, but the mobo manual says for dual channel operation to install them the way i have them.. let me double check that

edit: checked. yep.
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04 Oct 2010   #115
brianzion

Operating System : Windows 7 Home Premium Edition 6.01.7600 SP1 (x64)
 
 

mmmm i see
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04 Oct 2010   #116
DirtyElf

Windows 7 64-bit Home
 
 

sigh. i dont know what else to try.
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04 Oct 2010   #117
brianzion

Operating System : Windows 7 Home Premium Edition 6.01.7600 SP1 (x64)
 
 

nor me sorry it must be a simple setting somewhere
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04 Oct 2010   #118
DirtyElf

Windows 7 64-bit Home
 
 

i have done this... i need someone else to weigh in


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04 Oct 2010   #119
brianzion

Operating System : Windows 7 Home Premium Edition 6.01.7600 SP1 (x64)
 
 

i think it is right the way you have the ram in it just turns it to single with 4096 MBytes capacity windows is useing 2GB but where? or by having that set up windows cant use full capacity see what i mean
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04 Oct 2010   #120
DirtyElf

Windows 7 64-bit Home
 
 

i dont see why that would be, im not a board engineer.. but that doesn't seem like it makes sense - ill check at the asus forums... traffic is slow over there
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