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Memory Update Hey, I'm trying to update my pc's memory by installing DDR dimm's. Each One of them has 1GB at 400mhz. When I start the windows it starts going crazy, with all types of errors. Ex: when installing the systems files, it stops everything and gives me blue screen with a lot of errors, specificaly "NTFS.SYS" If I take one of the dimm's off and star all over again it all goes well. What do I do? Motherboard: Asrock M266A Thanks

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Looks like u overdosed it ur mobo can spport up tp 2gb at max but u siad each had a gig on them so thts 4 gigs total
also ur mobo supports a max of 1gig on each memory slot so u cant buy a 2gig stick and put it in a slot

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Hello there.

From your description is sounds like the new Memory is either faulty, or not compatible with your sytem, this explains the error messages and blue screens.

What i would suggest is to download a free program called 'memtest' that you can burn to cd and let your computer load it up before it loads Windows, this will check the memory for any errors and verify that indeed the memory is faulty.

You can find memtest here

Please try this and let us know what happens. If you only purchased the memory then you can get it replaced for free.

Hope this helps.

Posted on Jun 28, 2008

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System Memory Features
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the memory you're about to purchase will not work. the maximum gig that the computer can handle per stick is only 1 gig. this system is not designed for 4 gig barrier.

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