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with the ram i have, should it be in slots 1 and 2 or slots 1 and 3?
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You're trying to run on dual channels?

I think it's 1 and 3 or slots with the same colors. My dual is on 1-3 and they're the same color.
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my slots 1 and 2 are colored the same, and 3 and 4 are colored the same. on the mb they are labaled DDR2A1, B1, A2, B2

yes, i'm trying to run dual channel
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post #4 of 12
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i had my ram in slots 1 and 2 and everything worked fine, then i moved it from slot 2 to slot 3 and now my firefox keeps crashing? coincidence or related?
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post #5 of 12
use slots 1 and 2. or which ever two are colored the same.
if you want true dual channel, make sure to use slots 1 and 3.
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You want A1 and B1 I believe. 'A' being channel A, and '1' being slot 1.
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You want A1 and B1 I believe. 'A' being channel A, and '1' being slot 1.
I think we're confusing him lol
just match the first colors
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post #8 of 12
I have that board, first 2 slots are where you want it
post #9 of 12
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ok thats what i had it in at first, and once i changed it things weny haywire so i moved it back and everything is fine now. thanks guys.
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post #10 of 12
it's those silly AMD motherboards. the first (and only) time i built an AMD, i read that paragraph in the manual 3 times before i actually put the memory in the first two slots. it just felt so wrong.
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