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Old 05-20-2006, 07:32 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Hey guys, quick question for ya.

What is the best memtest app?

Which one do you guys like/recommend/trust?

I googled "memtest" and got over a million hits.... so I was wonding if you guys could helpe me narrow the list. ^-^
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Old 05-20-2006, 07:45 PM   #2 (permalink)
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c'mon guys, don't fail me now. (*bump*)
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Old 05-20-2006, 08:13 PM   #3 (permalink)
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What is "x86 architecture" ?

did I get the wrong one?

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

I downloaded this one: http://www.memtest86.com/#download0

is that the right one?
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You got the right one.

'x86 architecture' is what all desktop CPUs are built on.

Download the files, follow the instructions on the site to make a bootable floppy or CD, boot the comp with the disk, and let it run.
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thanks Trotter ^_^
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