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Mobo Prob?

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#1 jamie7823


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Posted 20 May 2008 - 01:17 PM

i bought a new asus mobo and 2 sticks of ram and my monitor only comes on when im using 1 stick of ram. the mobo has 2 slots total on it. both sticks work. any feedback is greatly appreciated. thanks

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#2 hamluis



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Posted 20 May 2008 - 01:57 PM

Hi :thumbsup:.

Since you assert that both sticks work...I will assume that you have tried them one at a time.

That leaves the DIMMs themselves...have you tried the same module in each DIMM?

You might also just check and ensure that no foreign matter is in each DIMM.


Edited by hamluis, 20 May 2008 - 01:58 PM.

#3 jamie7823

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Posted 20 May 2008 - 01:59 PM

yes. the second one will not allow the monitor to come on if i have a stick in it. the computer fires up but will not allow to monitor to come on. plz dont tell me my motherboard is bad!!

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Posted 20 May 2008 - 03:57 PM

What is the model number of the motherboard and the make and type of RAM?
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