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Old 12-29-2005, 06:38 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Default P4P8X-SE Memory Issue

My specs: P4 2.8ghz Prescott, 2x512mb Elixir RAM, P4P8X-SE MB...

I recently bought 2x512mb of ram and added them with my current 2x256mb. No matter the combination of the slots I used, one pair of either ram would work, but if I used all four slots the computer would not boot up.

Both sets of ram are PC3200 400mhz 184pin.

From other forums I have received answers such as changing the voltage or memory timings in my BIOS, however these options are not available in my BIOS from startup, and I do not know exactly how to make these changes.

Im not too knowledgeable on the subject, but changing the voltage seems like a good way to mess up my computer. Any safe way of making these changes or alternatives would be helpful.

On the sticker, it has a line of numbers/letters then it has the the specifications of the RAM, then the bar code and under that it has a single line of numbers/letters.

my 2x512mb Elxir
Top: M2U51264D58HC3G-5T
Bottom: 0613.GMG0632309B.94032309.XX.TW

my 2x256mb "Market RAM" (the Market sticker was put on by the store i bought it from, i think)
Top: 32X64dBOc8nSAM400
Bottom: 1911107110052061004TD

Please give all advice.

Thanks,
Jack
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