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Old 09-23-2011, 01:57 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Hey all,
looking for suggestions on programs or steps to test my RAM. I've gotten the Blue Screen of Death a couple times recently when I'm started to load up my PC. Usually when using Photoshop with a couple other programs running behind. I have also noticed that when doing stuff in Photoshop it has been running laggy. I never had any lag before. This is making me suspicious that I have faulty RAM.

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Use memtest86, it's a livecd memtester. Burn it to a disk/usb and oot too it and leter go.

Memtest86+ - Advanced Memory Diagnostic Tool
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Run memtest86+ on the ram. It's an ISO file that you burn to a disc, then boot the pc to that disk. Test one stick at a time as the program will just test all installed ram at once.
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thanks for the suggestion. I'll get on that.
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