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Installing 2Gb twin ram NOOB :-)

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Hello.

Im doing my first PC build, but im not sure where to put the two ram sticks ??

1) Should i put the modules in the same colour coded slots,

2) Or difrent colour coded slots ??

Plz Help
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the same color coded slots. Welcome to OCN .
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post #3 of 5
Put them in opposite slots. Starting from the cpu socket from left to right it goes Dimm 0-1-2-3

Put one in 0, closest to the socket and the other stick in Dimm 2.
post #4 of 5
As stated before:

If 1 is one color and 2 is another, MOST boards are like this:

1010. Just keep the numbers matched. So put ram in 1st slot and 3rd, or 2nd and 4th.


    
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thx for the quick reply :-)
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