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Old 09-01-2012, 04:13 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Hello, this is my second attempt at posting on this forum with my problem my 1st post didn't go through apparently so this post will not be as structured since I am a bit frustrated.

Computer Specs: Stock computer I bought
Intel Core 2 Quad Q6600 Quad Core Desktop Processor
4GB PC2-5300 DDR2 Memory
750GB 7200rpm SATA Hard Drive
16x DVD+/-RW Dual Layer Burner
ATI Radeon HD 2600 Pro 256MB Graphics Card
Intel HDA Audio with Stereo Speakers
v.92 56Kbps Modem, Gigabit Ethernet
Ten USB 2.0, FireWire, 9-in-1 Media Card Reader
Vista Home Premium, Norton Internet Security, PowerDVD
I replaced the power supply, graphics card, upgraded to windows 7 and am down to 3 gigs of ram.
ATI 4870 HD
Corsair TX750
Problem: The computer does not start up, the fans start and stop 3 times then nothing happens. If I take out a stick of ram, it starts up. I turn it off stick the ram back in and it starts back up. It doesn't start up after it cools down over night.

Nothing is overclocked.

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Get and run memtest86+. your RAM might be faulty.
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