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Old 01-18-2006, 06:47 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Hey guys i have a question and are in need of some help i simply took out 1 stick of my 512mb ddr ram and popped it back in and now when i turn my computer on my fans all start to run and it does what it normaly does but my monitor is not being detetected by my computer could i have accidently unplugged my video card out of its slot but the video card is getting power i have also had this cpu running for about 8months now i have an amd3200 and a 6600 256mb. PLEASE IF U HAVE ANY IDEAS OF WHAT COULD BE WRONG PLEASE POST UR IDEAS THNX/

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Old 01-18-2006, 08:21 PM   #2 (permalink)
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why did you take it out? Is it the only stick of memory? If it is, put it in a different memory slot. If not a single, take it out and try to boot from the other remaining memory and tell us what happens.

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Old 01-18-2006, 08:49 PM   #3 (permalink)
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you might have the DL mixed up
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Old 01-18-2006, 09:18 PM   #4 (permalink)
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test all sticks in all combinations to get it to boot. if that fails put this stick back in the first slot and reset the CMOS.
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Old 01-18-2006, 10:08 PM   #5 (permalink)
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lol wuts cmos and dl and yes i have tried runniing off one stick and swithcing the slots please keep posting if u have more ideas.
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