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Old 11-06-2012, 02:09 AM   #11 (permalink)
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If you have a copy of your OS just back up the things you don't want deleted, boot to your OS (DVD or USB Flash Drive), format, and do a fresh install.
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Old 11-13-2012, 01:21 PM   #12 (permalink)
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So, I am in the process of finding my cd for the fresh install and I noticed that my computer says i only have 4gb of installed memory. The problem with this is i have 6gb of ram in the computer... One of my sticks is dead? How can i check this?
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