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The memory could not be read and now it wont boot into Windows

Hello, I just built my computer, and all seemed to be going well until I closed starcraft 2. Right as I closed it, I got a memory could not be read error. After that I continually got them for everything I tried to do until my screen was just black. Now whenever I try to get into Windows, it shows the cute Windows logo beautifully merging together, and then swiftly shows a bsod and restarts.

Could anyone help me troubleshoot this issue? Any help would be greatly appreciate.
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  1. Re seat you ram and see if that fixes the problem.
  2. Do as Christop suggested, reseat memory, BUT do not try to go directly into windows.
    Hopefully you have access to a 2nd computer. If so download memtest 86 iso and create a boot disk.
    (1) boot to bios, go to the "health page and verify that PSU voltages are OK.
    (2) insert memtest86, then restart computer. Allow memtest to run for 4 -> 6 hours.

    If OK, then boot to windows.
    Download the following programs:
    (A) hardware monitor to see temps and voltages: http://www.cpuid.com/softwares/hwmonitor.html
    (B) Prime95 Tests CPU, memory and +12 V rail (I find it better than memtest) Run in default mode-Blend test: http://www.mersenne.org/freesoft/
    (C) Furmark. Test gpu and +12 V rail Run in window, not full screen: http://www.ozone3d.net/benchmarks/fur/

    Everythink ok - good to go, if still have problem would look at a driver conflict.

    Failed memory test, either with memtest or Prime95.
    Remove one stick and retest. OK then swap memory sticks and repeat.
  3. RetiredChief said:
    Do as Christop suggested, reseat memory, BUT do not try to go directly into windows.
    Hopefully you have access to a 2nd computer. If so download memtest 86 iso and create a boot disk.
    (1) boot to bios, go to the "health page and verify that PSU voltages are OK.
    (2) insert memtest86, then restart computer. Allow memtest to run for 4 -> 6 hours.

    If OK, then boot to windows.
    Download the following programs:
    (A) hardware monitor to see temps and voltages: http://www.cpuid.com/softwares/hwmonitor.html
    (B) Prime95 Tests CPU, memory and +12 V rail (I find it better than memtest) Run in default mode-Blend test: http://www.mersenne.org/freesoft/
    (C) Furmark. Test gpu and +12 V rail Run in window, not full screen: http://www.ozone3d.net/benchmarks/fur/

    Everythink ok - good to go, if still have problem would look at a driver conflict.

    Failed memory test, either with memtest or Prime95.
    Remove one stick and retest. OK then swap memory sticks and repeat.

    Well, I have no idea how to check the voltages or what's even a correct voltage. I did look and saw that the RAM was running at 1330 frequency so I upped the multiplier. Still no luck. Even if memtest passed, I wouldn't be able to boot into Windows to do the rest of what you said. Is there any way for me to see what that bsod says and post it here?
  4. +5 good = 4.75 -> 5.25
    +12 V good = 11.4 -> 12.6
    One step at a time.
    Do the memtest from a memtest 86 boot CD.

    If memtest OK then
    Once you have checked memory. Insert your windows installation disk and selet repair.

    Memtest = errors come back for more suggestions.
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