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Windows not detecting 2gb of my RAM
Jul 5, 2010, 8:19 AM
I noticed windows is detecting only 4gb out of 6gb of my RAM, however when i run memtest it detects all 6gb, any ideas what is causing this?
CPU: i7 920 2.66ghz
RAM: Geil 3x2gb 1333mhz
HDD: Seagate 1.5TB 7200 RPM
Video: Ati Radeon HD 5870
OS: Windows 7 professional 64 bit
Jul 13, 2010
Jul 5, 2010, 8:25 AM
Which motherboard? Asus?
Have you tried rotating the ram, or tried 1 stick at a time to see which stick it is?
When you reboot, does it sometimes show 6, and sometimes show 4?
Jul 5, 2010, 7:14 PM
Bent CPU socket pins will cause this.
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