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When i look in my bios, my timings are 5-5-5-16. How do i get the ram to run at 4-4-4-12 like they are advertised to run?
I already tried yesterday and my pc would not start, i had to reset cmos.
Any suggestions?
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What volts are you running them on?

What frequency are they running at?

What OC you got on your CPU?

What divider are they on?
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Everything currently is at stock. I have not overclocked anything yet in this rig because of hard drive problems before
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Originally Posted by Dreko44 View Post
Everything currently is at stock. I have not overclocked anything yet in this rig because of hard drive problems before
Weird, if they are running stock they should be capable of running them timings.

Post a CPU-Z screeny of your memory please
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Wow, that is weird.

There is no reason for them not to run at the stock timings

Only thing i can say is to up the volts a tad bit see if that helps.

Other than that i don't know a fix.
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well, any help is well appreciated.
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post #8 of 14
Have you tried manually set the timings? Some motherboards force RAMs to run at the motherboard's stock timings than the RAMs'.

I don't know if your feature is hidden, but it is on my motherboard. I have to press CTRL + F1 to see the options.
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post #9 of 14
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yes, i manually set them and my computer did not restart. I restarted cmos and set the timings back to stock and everything was fine
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post #10 of 14
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i just tried again, and the timings are stable now...weird! I will now try to bump the fsb a little bit
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