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Old 06-08-2009, 09:08 AM   #11 (permalink)
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Default Re: Memory Testing - What's good?

Ok, so the FINAL tally of testing on this memory was....
Prime95: 7ish days
Intel Burn Test: 1000 Runs
Memtest86+: 80 passes

And yet, the Micro$oft 'Windiag' or whatever utility it was I used was STILL showing errors... The thing I noticed when I watched it, was that the errors had different memory addresses every time, not a single time in 3 passes were the errors in the same spot. Computer is actually in my car right now to be set up at my girl's house tonight.

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You had better get rewarded for your extensive testing.
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LOL, she is wonderful enough that reward isn't needed. She helped me clean out my whole house for a party last weekend, that was MORE than reward enough.
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Default Re: Memory Testing - What's good?

Well i'd personally be concerned with windiag errors, often means wrong spec ram, incorrect ram settings or ram installed in a configuration not completely supported by the mobo.
But if it works then it works and thats the main thing, the sims isn't exactly air traffic control after all.
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No, it's not going to be used for really heaving tasks, I just don't want to have to deal with troubleshooting random blue screens due to memory errors. Spent 3 months dealing with that garbage, and I'm done, LOL. The only thing I can think of is that it is 4 Gigs of RAM in a 32bit OS, and perhaps there IS a bad memory address, but perhaps I lucked out, and given that in a 32 bit environment, not all of the memory can be addressed. Either way, it works, and I am happy that I FINALLY finished that project.... Now to finish painting that computer case for my sister that I started a year and a half ago. OUCH!
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