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It is a p4 computer with rambus ram.... How do I figure out what stick is rimm1?

[url="http://www.neowin.net/forum/index.php?app=forums&module=post&section=post&do=edit_post&f=13&t=1137824&p=595535540&st="]I[/url] am pretty sure I moved all the ram sticks around and I got the same error message.....

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Take them all out and test them one by one

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[quote name='Detection' timestamp='1361488155' post='595535544']
Take them all out and test them one by one
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The error message happens randomly thou...

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[quote name='Detection' timestamp='1361488155' post='595535544']
Take them all out and test them one by one
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You can't. RAMBUS needs to be installed in matching pairs

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Run Memtest86 on each stick by itself

[quote name='.fahim' timestamp='1361488317' post='595535556']
You can't. RAMBUS needs to be installed in matching pairs
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Ah, ok, then if there are 4, you can still test each stick paired with an already tested one

If 2, not sure

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Probably dirty/dusty connections, maybe you need to blow out the dust. I assume it's an old computer.

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I have 2 64mb ones current i am running 4x256 I guess I could take 2 256 out at a time at a time

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[quote name='togermano' timestamp='1361488519' post='595535572']
I have 2 64mb ones current i am running 4x256 I guess I could take 2 256 out at a time at a time
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Yea test a few combinations until you know you have 2 good sticks, then test one of those good sticks with each other one

Remember which slot you put the good one in though, so if you get an error, you know which stick it is
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i just want to ask what you're using this computer for... i've never even heard of rambus before :p

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[quote name='primexx' timestamp='1361490363' post='595535644']
i just want to ask what you're using this computer for... i've never even heard of rambus before :p
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its a windows 98 computer to run older games with I like old stuff it makes me hard :)

[quote name='Detection' timestamp='1361488756' post='595535582']
Yea test a few combinations until you know you have 2 good sticks, then test one of those good sticks with each other one

Remember which slot you put the good one in though, so if you get an error, you know which stick it is
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Ta love x

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[quote name='togermano' timestamp='1361490614' post='595535654']
its a windows 98 computer to run older games with[b] I like old stuff it makes me hard[/b] :)

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lmao

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