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Old 01-02-2007, 06:42 PM   #1 (permalink)
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my comp failed a memtest... what does this mean.. and does it mean my mem is bad??

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Old 01-02-2007, 07:32 PM   #2 (permalink)
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if ur computer doesnt crash or lag then u can leave it, but normally when the memtest fails ur RAM then its time for a new one

BTW how many sticks are u using?
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i tested one stick.. and the computer hasntt been working.. guess i found the problem
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What test's did you run?
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memtest86 there are over 260 errors
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wow, that stick is toast
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get rid of it, and test the other
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Dont worry, linux is coming to the xbox 360 you can use that instead. LOL

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No I ment what numbers...
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