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Old 02-19-2007, 09:16 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Default Ram showing up in BOIS but not Vista

I just instaled 2gb of PC4200 DDR2-533MHz into my computer.
It already had 1gb of the same spec ram in there, different brand.
In my BOIS its showing up as 3gb but in Windows Vista only 1gb is showing up. MY motherboard is a MSI MS-7204 and according to the manual it should have no problems with this ram.

When i boot the my pc with both new and old in the bois it shows up as 3072mb and in windowns as 1023mb

With just my old ram in the bois it shows as 1024mb and in windows as 1022mb

And with just the new ram it shows as 2048mb in the bois and 1023mb in windows.

So any help would be much appriecated because this is really confussing me.
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