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upgraded motherboard, now only one slot of ram works

Discussion in 'Hardware' started by LHamner98, Sep 6, 2018.

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  1. LHamner98

    LHamner98 Thread Starter

    Sep 6, 2018
    I upgraded from a i5 7600k to an i7 8700k. And I upgraded to an Asus prime z370-a motherboard. I kept the same ram which is Patriot Viper 2133 2x8gb. I have tried every combination of ram I could in different slots. Both sticks of ram work in one slot. But neither works in any other slot.
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    What make and model was the original motherboard ? Did you re-install Windows after the upgrade ?
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