GA-EP35C-DS3R memory issue

Hello,
I am running 8GB (4x2GB DDR2)bios only sees 6GB, WIN XP PRO says 8GB installed but only 6GB useable
any advice
2 answers Last reply
More about ep35c ds3r memory issue
  1. Welcome to Tom's Forums! :)

    My first question, is your XP Pro 32-bit?
  2. that post is quite old but i have the same problem :/

    linux command show 4x2048Mb but bios and system show only 6Gb

    sudo dmidecode --type 17

    # dmidecode 2.12
    SMBIOS 2.4 present.

    Handle 0x001C, DMI type 17, 27 bytes
    Memory Device
    Array Handle: 0x001B
    Error Information Handle: Not Provided
    Total Width: 64 bits
    Data Width: 64 bits
    Size: 2048 MB
    Form Factor: DIMM
    Set: None
    Locator: A0
    Bank Locator: Bank0/1
    Type: Unknown
    Type Detail: None
    Speed: 800 MHz
    Manufacturer:
    Serial Number:
    Asset Tag:
    Part Number:

    Handle 0x001D, DMI type 17, 27 bytes
    Memory Device
    Array Handle: 0x001B
    Error Information Handle: Not Provided
    Total Width: 64 bits
    Data Width: 64 bits
    Size: 2048 MB
    Form Factor: DIMM
    Set: None
    Locator: A1
    Bank Locator: Bank2/3
    Type: Unknown
    Type Detail: None
    Speed: 800 MHz
    Manufacturer:
    Serial Number:
    Asset Tag:
    Part Number:

    Handle 0x001E, DMI type 17, 27 bytes
    Memory Device
    Array Handle: 0x001B
    Error Information Handle: Not Provided
    Total Width: 64 bits
    Data Width: 64 bits
    Size: 2048 MB
    Form Factor: DIMM
    Set: None
    Locator: A2
    Bank Locator: Bank4/5
    Type: Unknown
    Type Detail: None
    Speed: 800 MHz
    Manufacturer:
    Serial Number:
    Asset Tag:
    Part Number:

    Handle 0x001F, DMI type 17, 27 bytes
    Memory Device
    Array Handle: 0x001B
    Error Information Handle: Not Provided
    Total Width: 64 bits
    Data Width: 64 bits
    Size: 2048 MB
    Form Factor: DIMM
    Set: None
    Locator: A3
    Bank Locator: Bank6/7
    Type: Unknown
    Type Detail: None
    Speed: 800 MHz
    Manufacturer:
    Serial Number:
    Asset Tag:
    Part Number:
Ask a new question

Read More

Chipsets DDR2 Memory Windows XP Motherboards