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what is parity? and how do i fix a parity error?

Discussion in 'Windows XP' started by hannas, Oct 3, 2003.

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  1. hannas

    hannas Thread Starter

    Sep 28, 2003
    On boot up i get two beeps, which the manual for my ASUS P4C800 Deluxe mainboard says is a parity error. what does this mean? and how can i fix it?

    Thanx all
  2. kiwiguy


    Aug 17, 2003
    That means it has detected an error in the RAM in the PC.
    Try reseating the RAM chips, or replacing.
  3. dvk01

    dvk01 Moderator Malware Specialist

    Dec 14, 2002
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  4. JohnWill

    JohnWill Retired Moderator

    Oct 19, 2002
    If you have configured your BIOS for ECC checking, and you don't have 72 bit memory, you'll get that error. Check the BIOS settings, that may be all that's required.
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