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PC only reading 1 stick of ram

Markcomputers201

2 months ago

Just built my first PC. When I booted I checked my specs and its reading 8gb of ram when I have 16gb (8x2) I launched using both sticks in each dimm slot (my mobo has 2) and nothing has changed.

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  • 2 months ago
  • 1 point

Try taking them out and running again 1 at a time. This will show you if one of the sticks is bad.

  • 2 months ago
  • 1 point

Already did.

  • 2 months ago
  • 1 point

What are your full specs?

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