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Actually i am trying to OC my CPU. Another guy helped me and now my memory is set to 4-4-4-4-12-6 2.1V DDR2833. Mine was supposed to run on 5-5-5-5-15 1.8V DDR2800. Anyway I tried lowering the memory voltage from 2.1 to 2.0 and 1.95. I always was getting the same error. When I tried to set it on 2.2 I was getting a lot of errors. Bellow you see what the errors were. On the first pass it found 3 different.t the third was not found again on all the tests I did.

    
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I personally do not like Memtest as it almost always gives me memory errors.

Try running the test with the highest latencies you can at DDR2-800 and 2.0V. If there are no errors, lower each latency by 1.
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Originally Posted by pauldovi View Post
I personally do not like Memtest as it almost always gives me memory errors.

Try running the test with the highest latencies you can at DDR2-800 and 2.0V. If there are no errors, lower each latency by 1.
I found this info here on your memory and overclocking. Hope it helps...

http://www.bjorn3d.com/read.php?cID=1075&pageID=3251
    
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Ok sadly as it seems I can't go lower since I am trying to OC the system. Although the site Lucky gave me was not for my RAM I saw that l;ike my ram the ultra edition voltage cause go up only to 2.1 . So I changed from 4-4-4-4-12-6 to 4-4-4-4-12-2. It gave me the exact same error though so I am guessing that until I get new memory I will stick with this one XD!!! Again thanks lucky for the useful site!

PS. I gave the thimb test and seems that my memory was burning hot. I mounted 8 zalman memory heatsinks on each of the ram and I was amazed that i could actually touch and hold it there. Guess the zalman heatsinks i bought for my future to be GPU will not go to waste XD (never imagined back then 8800 would exist XD ever!)
    
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Make sure you have usb legacy disabled in your bios, this will cause memtest errors with asus motherboards. it will be called legacy usb support or something similar.
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Problem solved. vwgti suggested I should drop the timings or restore the default. I went back to 5-5-5-5-15-4 and all work great now! Thanks a ton vwgti!!!!
    
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