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Old 08-07-2010, 10:28 PM   #1 (permalink)
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i have 6GB of ram, but under performance in windows task manager, it says i only have 4. In system, under installed memory, it says 6 GB(4GB usable). i have 6 slots and im going to put ram in 1 3 and 5. the problem is slot 5. i tried different combination (all my rams work) and i found out that if i put a ram in slot 5, it become "unuseable". i built my computer last week and when i first built it, all 6 gb worked. this is driving me crazy, i really need help! what do i do?
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Which version of windows are you running? Also is it 32 or 64bit?
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What is your motherboard? Do you have duo or triple ram? what type?
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btw, before, only 2 gb worked, but i reinstall them and 4 gb work now
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