Asus M5 A97 R.2 MOBO, FX8150 CPU INSTALLED 32GB SHOWS 16GB

Hi
Set up a rig with ASUS M5 A97 R2 MOTHERBOARD ,UPDATED DRIVERS - AMD FX-8150 CPU, ASUS HD 7770 1GB GRAPHICS , installed VENDORS LIST =32GB G Skill RIPJAWS DDR 1600MHZ

WIN 7 PRO ,Updates are ALL OK = NORTON INT.SECURITY+N. UTILITIES 15
SEARCHED FOR ANSWERS FOR THE MEMORY ISSUE, MOTHERBAORD SPEC. SAYS ACCEPTS UP TO 32GB ,WHY IS IT SHOWING 16GB ONLY?
PLEASE HELP
THANKS
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  1. bertan said:
    Hi
    Set up a rig with ASUS M5 A97 R2 MOTHERBOARD ,UPDATED DRIVERS - AMD FX-8150 CPU, ASUS HD 7770 1GB GRAPHICS , installed VENDORS LIST =32GB G Skill RIPJAWS DDR 1600MHZ

    WIN 7 PRO ,Updates are ALL OK = NORTON INT.SECURITY+N. UTILITIES 15
    SEARCHED FOR ANSWERS FOR THE MEMORY ISSUE, MOTHERBAORD SPEC. SAYS ACCEPTS UP TO 32GB ,WHY IS IT SHOWING 16GB ONLY?
    PLEASE HELP
    THANKS


    Can you take some screenshot's in Windows ? It might be something in the bios i think ...


    - The Brownie
  2. The was already a post on the forums : http://www.tomshardware.com/forum/321488-30-32gb-installed-16gb-usable

    You're Welcome


    - The Brownie
  3. bertan said:
    Hi
    Set up a rig with ASUS M5 A97 R2 MOTHERBOARD ,UPDATED DRIVERS - AMD FX-8150 CPU, ASUS HD 7770 1GB GRAPHICS , installed VENDORS LIST =32GB G Skill RIPJAWS DDR 1600MHZ

    WIN 7 PRO ,Updates are ALL OK = NORTON INT.SECURITY+N. UTILITIES 15
    SEARCHED FOR ANSWERS FOR THE MEMORY ISSUE, MOTHERBAORD SPEC. SAYS ACCEPTS UP TO 32GB ,WHY IS IT SHOWING 16GB ONLY?
    PLEASE HELP
    THANKS


    Dear Bromeh ,Brownie
    Many thanks.Will inform how I am getting on.
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