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Old 05-27-2005, 10:34 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Hi I recently purchased 2 sticks of 256MB DDR400. They run fine when in single channel, but when in dual channel they cause a ton of errors. I have tried a friends DDR400 in my machine and it works fine. Is the my ram faulty or is there something I could do to fix this?

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Old 05-27-2005, 10:53 AM   #2 (permalink)
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RMA the sticks of ram. Thats all you can do with them. Any two sticks can run in dual channel so it is not because you didn't buy a dual channel pacl.


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Old 05-27-2005, 02:24 PM   #3 (permalink)
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Why we're on the subject, can any 2 sticks of the exact type of RAM work in dual channel? Or does the MoBo have to support it?

Say I have 2x Centon 512MB Value RAM, would it work on an older 478 MoBo?
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Old 05-27-2005, 02:25 PM   #4 (permalink)
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If the mobo supports dual channel, most 478's do
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