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post #11 of 16
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I just reset the cmos, reinstalled the second stick,and powered back up(LIKE IT SAYS IN THE MANUAL).
Even so, it still didn't POST.I guess I'm calling Asus in the morning. I hate problems on long weekends.
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post #12 of 16
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Allright.First I RMA'd the motherboard.I called Asus,they had me try the memory in all the slots and it wouldn't POST, besides the first slot.
Got the new board,tried the memory.Same thing, will POST with 1 stick, Won't POST with both.So I sent the memory back and they sent me a new pair.Still the same story.
I called Asus,they said the memory should be no problem.Called Kingston,they say this memory should work. Kingston said the chips are from a certain plant in China and sometimes they might not be compatible with the MOBO and said they didn't have any from anywhere else at the moment. He also said I may have to get different memory. Does this sound right or do you think there could be any other problem? Also, does anyone have this memory with this board? it is Kingston
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16820134039
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post #13 of 16
try a1 and a2?

Try all possible combos just to see if it'll work..
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post #14 of 16
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tried them all. Won't POST except in first slot.A1
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post #15 of 16
Hey take a look in here too.Check all the reviews and the people with the same problems.And most of them change the timming's to make boot.Good luck.http://www.newegg.com/Product/CustRa...gesize=&Page=2
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post #16 of 16
I know my asus board will only take certain brand and models of ram. And some will no boot in dual channel either but will in single. should be a chart in the manual stating what will and what won't work.
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