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Old 05-20-2006, 08:49 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Default I can't figure out how to make a memtest boot disk... Please help me

im trying to test a kingston 512mb DDR stick I have an AMD(if thats needed)

I downloaded this memtest zip: (goes to site, not to download) http://www.memtest86.com/#download0

is this correct? I dont think it is. What memtest should I download.

and how do I make a boot disk out of it?

any help would be greatly appreciated. *wink* ^_^
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Hello,

Okies...that's the right one .

To make it easier, create a folder in C:\ named memt32, and extract the files from the .zip archive to that folder (C:\memt32\)

Then go to Start > Run > Then type CMD and click ok > then type ch c:\memt32 Then type install...
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thanks, i'll try that.
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Thank you Jeremy, I tried looking in the archive for an existing thread... but I guess I gave up too soon...

thanks again.. *hug*
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...just found a mistake in my previous post (oop )

...typo corrected it now .
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