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Discussion in 'Hardware' started by Iffrat, Jan 26, 2005.

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  1. Iffrat

    Iffrat Thread Starter

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    i got some new ram today for my mobo... (Corsair Value Select Dual Channel Kit 184 Pin 1G(512MBx2) DDR PC-3200 - Retail)

    one of the sticks was bad... so i RMA'ed it back.... when i came back the computer worked fine with the old ram....

    i got a machine check error.. (blue screen)

    now it wont even post ..


    ps. i am a MCP. and i have a deg. in (computer networking) and (computer repair) so you can respond to that lvl
     
  2. beanmaster1

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    suspect the bad ram caused an error on the mobo. Try checking with another stick to see if mobo is at fault or ram.
     
  3. pronute

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    Is this an Nvidia chipset your referring to? If so did you clear CMOS before swapping the DIMMs?
     
  4. Iffrat

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    na.... i talked to tech .. they said its dead .... i have to RMA it back... junk bored.
     
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