Question about ASUS A7N8X-VM Motherboard
Hi , i bought 2 x 1 gb memory took out old memory 2x256 sticks and replaced with new , booted up and pc crashed , rebooted , got to windows ran a few minutes then to blue screen . tried a few more times and then started freezing windows and crashing , it also messed up my antivirus (avast) i gave in . put old memory back in had to restore to earlier date and reinstall a/virus and running ok now ,any ideas of why this is happening when upgrading memory or am i doing something wrong . do i need to change any settings etc? i have asus a7n8x-vm motherboard any help appreciated . dave
Check these specs for your board.it will support 2gb but only if its pc2700.anything greater will not boot or become unstable quickly.here are your specs.also i am enclosing an ASUS link for any and all manuals etc. for this board.asus a7n8x-vm motherboard
Specifications www.microsoft.com/Genuine"] --> CPU Socket A for AMD Athlon XP
Thoroughbred/ Barton Core Support Chipset NVIDIA nForce2 IGP
NVIDIA nForce2 MCP Front Side Bus 400/333/266 MHz Memory -Dual Channel Memory Architecture
-Supports up to 2GB of 2700/PC2100 DDR memory
-2 DIMM sockets Expansion Slots AGP8X (1.5V only)
3 x PCI VGA -Integrated GeForce4 MX GPU
-Integrated TV encoder
-NVIDA nVIEW dual-display architecture
-Support DVI (AGP-NV-DVI) and TV out (AV/S) cards Storage/RAID 2 x UltraDMA 133/100 Audio Realtek ALC650 6-channel CODEC
S/PDIF in / out interface LAN Integrated 10/100 Mbps LAN controller + Realtek PHY USB Integrated 6 USB2.0 ports Special Features Power Loss Restart
Support S/PDIF in / out interface
ASUS C.O.P. (CPU Overheating Protection)
ASUS EZ Flash Back Panel I/O Ports 1 x Parallel
1 x Serial
1 x PS/2 Keyboard
1 x PS/2 Mouse
1 x VGA
1 x Audio I/O
1 x RJ45
4 x USB 2.0/1.1 BIOS 4 Mb Flash ROM, AMI BIOS, PnP, DMI2.0, WfM2.0, SM BIOS 2.3, ACPI, ASUS EZ Flash, ASUS MyLogo2 Industrial Standard PCI 2.2, USB 2.0 Manageability WfM 2.0,DMI 2.0,WOL by PME,WOR by PME, Chassis Intrusion Support Disc Drivers
ASUS PC Probe
Trend Micro™ PC-cillin 2002 anti-virus software (OEM version)
ASUS LiveUpdate Utility Accessories User's manual
I/O shield Form Factor microATX Form Factor, 9.6"x 9.6"(24.5cm x 24.5cm)RICHARDM69
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