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Corsair Vengeance 8GB DDR3-1600 Crashing Windows 7

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November 24, 2012 1:59:18 PM

Here is my build:
Windows 7 64-bit
Asus P7P55 Motherboard
Intel Core i5-2500K Sandy Bridge
Nvidia GeForce 9800 GTX

I just bought a new stick of RAM, Vengeance Series 8GB DDR3-1600, before I had 3x1gb Cosair DDR-1333. I removed the old RAM sticks and put the new one in, when started, windows gives me a blue screen and gave me the error message "*** STOP: 0x000000e1" So I tried reseating the RAM stick and starting the computer again, same error message. I checked the BIOS and it was reading that I had 8gb of RAM installed. I then took my old hard drive that ran Windows XP and booted off of it. It worked flawlessly. Any idea of what the problem is?
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November 24, 2012 2:05:13 PM

Did you reset BIOS/CMOS after installing the ram?
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November 24, 2012 2:10:09 PM

Yes, I did
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November 24, 2012 2:19:22 PM

In that case I suggest starting up from your win7 disk and select the repair function first then there is this http://www.sevenforums.com/crashes-debugging/218959-blu...
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November 24, 2012 2:32:18 PM

Okay thanks, I will try that when I get home, if it does not work I will let you know.
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November 24, 2012 10:14:54 PM

I was unable to boot from the disc.
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November 24, 2012 10:27:14 PM

Just looking back at your specs there, how did you manage to put a 2500K in a lga 1156 board?
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November 25, 2012 1:59:15 AM

hmm, oh, opps, that was I put it in one of my other builds, if that is not it then I don't remember what I put into it. All I remember is that it is an i5 with 3.2 GHz.

Sorry I get mixed up sometimes between my different builds.
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November 25, 2012 2:32:16 AM

Really do not know what else apart from what is in the link I posted.
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November 25, 2012 12:59:57 PM

Okay, thanks for you help
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December 2, 2012 1:22:55 AM

Best answer selected by oxy_744.
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