Which slots should I put my RAMs in? Tags: Memory RAM Blue Screen Last response: September 11, 2012 10:21 PM in Memory Share Darbaz09 September 11, 2012 9:54:05 PM I have been getting blue screen of death and I believe I have put my RAM in the wrong slots. I have just build my first gaming PC, so I didn`t know which DIMM my RAM will go in. Help me please. My Mobo : Asus P8Z77-V LX http://uk.asus.com/Motherboards/Intel_Socket_1155/P8Z77... My Ram : Corsair 8GB DDR3 1333MHz XMS3 Memory http://www.ebuyer.com/247674-corsair-8gb-ddr3-1333mhz-x... Thanks. More about : slots put rams GhislainG a c 80 } Memory September 11, 2012 10:05:23 PM They should be in the same color slots (black preferred), but installing one in a black slot and the other one in the adjacent blue slot doesn't cause BSODs. Are you using the XMP profile? What is the error code? Darbaz09 September 11, 2012 10:11:00 PM I don`t know tbh, it restarts straight away. I have installed my rams on blue slots. Related resources Which slots should i put my RAM in? - Forum Which slots to put RAM? - Forum WHICH SLOTS DO I PUT MY RAM IN? BLUE OR WHITE? - Forum Which ram slots should I use on Asus-z87-a? - Forum Diagram of which slots to put in RAM Memory - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Darbaz09 September 11, 2012 10:12:14 PM Shall I change it to black and black? GhislainG a c 80 } Memory September 11, 2012 10:16:40 PM Why don't you use the black slots? Did you set the XMP profile in the BIOS (the user manual should explain how to configure memory)? Configure the OS not to automatically restart after an error. For Windows 7: http://pcsupport.about.com/od/windows7/ht/automatic-res... Darbaz09 September 11, 2012 10:21:01 PM Ok thanks I will give it a try. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedI have 4 memory slot on my motherboard does it make a difference as which ones to put the ram sticks? Forum SolvedWhich RAM Slots should I Use? Forum SolvedIs it ok to put your ram in slots 2 and 4 instead of 1 and 3? to make room for CPU cooler Forum SolvedWhich top fans should I put on the NZXT H440? Forum ASUS P8Z68-VLX, 2 slots not working. I can only put 1 stick of Ram at a time. Forum SolvedWhich of these two rams should I use for a gaming PC? Forum SolvedWhere Should I Put Which Fan? Forum Solvedi have a samsung 840 125gb SSD and also have a western Digital 1 tb 64 mg cache 10,000 rpm which one should i put my games on Forum Solvedin which PC i should put a R9 290 Forum SolvedWhich of these rams should i get for gaming? Forum SolvedWhich slot do I put my SATA cable into? Forum Solvedwhat slots should the ram go in Forum SolvedWhich PCIE slot do I put my GPU Forum SolvedDoes It Matter Which PCIE Slot You Put Graphics Card In? Asus 990fx R2 and 780 Classified Forum Which SD-RAMs for the blue (!) slots in ECS K7S5A Promothe.. Forum More resources Read discussions in other Memory categories Compatibility DDR2 DDR3 Dual Channel RAM Corsair G.SKILL !