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2 gigs of ram

Installed 2 gigs of kingston ram and machine wont even start no video etc. if i take out 1 stick in works fine any suggestions, thxs

Don

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  • llfernandes Mar 17, 2008

    I have same problem. I made an upgrade from 1gb to 1,5gb. I made some tests, changing the used mem slots and different mem cards providers and the result was allways the same: the system doesn't boot (no video signal, nothing). Now, with only 1gb works ok.
    Thanks

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Re-check your manual at pg. 1-12. 1.9.1 Memory Configurations.
Since you know one bank of memory works fine in a certain slot. Now try the other in the same slot.

Posted on Jan 15, 2008

  • Mike Peluso
    Mike Peluso Jan 16, 2008

    There is a program to test your memory. Since you can use 1 slot to read your memory why not test each with this program. Most memory including Kingston carry a lifetime warranty. You can download it from here:

    http://www.warp2search.net/crystalmark-2...

    Hope this helps!

  • Mike Peluso
    Mike Peluso Jan 17, 2008

    Bios version 1003, is Improvement Memory Module Compatibility. I do not know what version your bios is. This may help. Bios ver. 1107 is the mose recent update. I went through every FAQ and found no problem like yours. I do a lot of work on Asus boards & deal with Asus quit a bit. May I suggest since the above did not fix your problem try a simple phone call to Asus. At 812-282-2787,Tech IL Eastern Time. Your manual will not show this number.

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