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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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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.

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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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