red light on motherboard then a hiss and a bad burning smell on boot

so i took all the ram out of my computer as i was selling it and installed some new sticks. they was seated correctly. i noticed a red light towards the right of the ram only on for around 2 seconds then its started smocking and then hissed. i immediately turned of my pc. it happened where the copper or metal is now showing. what can this be and is it safe to run my computer?

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  1. tea urchin said:
    I think its had it mate. I would not risk putting the old ram back in as the board should now be considered
    bad.


    yeah thats what i was thinking my self, good job i was planing on upgrading my motherboard
  2. The ram you put in should be considered bad also. Did you mix single and double sided sticks?
    This can make some cheap oem boards pop.
  3. tea urchin said:
    The ram you put in should be considered bad also. Did you mix single and double sided sticks?
    This can make some cheap oem boards pop.


    i use to have 16gb ddr3 installed in 4 slots and swapped it out for some value 4gb ram over 2 slots. it has bein used in my dads computer
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