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Best memory stability tester

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May 12, 2010 9:30:53 AM

Hey guys, just wondering what would be the best memory testing program to use to check a small amount of overclocked memory. I'm not specifically overclocking the memory, its just the amount that is overclocked from doing the same to my CPU. I heard using the blend option in Prime95 is a good option, but are there any better ones?

May 12, 2010 7:31:04 PM

I checked memtest out and apparently i cant use it if i don't have a floppy drive. Is that true? or am I just reading the procedures wrong.
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May 12, 2010 8:48:46 PM

You can also burn it to a CD or DVD. It's just that it works by booting at start up before windows so after you burn it, go into BIOS and set the boot sequence to check your CD/DVD drive before the hard drive.
May 13, 2010 1:08:16 AM

oh okay that would be a good idea, thank you :) 
May 31, 2010 3:11:57 AM

What is your BIOS? Some BIOS have Memtest86+ included and it is a setting in the BIOS that you can select a key stroke at startup to make it run.
Check at the bottom of this screen shot of the BIOS for my Biostar Motherboard:


Or as you can see in the upper right I can select to also disable it or enable it to start automatically at startup. I have it set for keystroke F11
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