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Other than memtest, what is a good stability test for memory? I am trying to tweak my memory now and having problems with getting memtest to boot up. Any other tests I can use?
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Orthos blend test? I think it stresses the RAM.
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If memtest won't work... and you're tweaking your RAM, then you got a problem w/ your RAM!
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I can't boot memtest by the floppy or run off a cd. Neither will boot. It is not the memory. I'm doing something wrong or maybe it is because I am running a 64 bit os.
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Originally Posted by kenny1064 View Post
I can't boot memtest by the floppy or run off a cd. Neither will boot. It is not the memory. I'm doing something wrong or maybe it is because I am running a 64 bit os.
Did you make the CD bootable? Or make sure your CD ROM starts before the hard drive.
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I made sure it was the first boot device. I just burned the extracted files to cd. Bootable? Explain.
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I made sure it was the first boot device. I just burned the extracted files to cd. Bootable? Explain.
Hmm, not sure. The burner I used had a button called "bootable" its so the CD boots before the rest of the OS I think.
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post #8 of 18
I am having issue's with memtest as well. I'm running vista 64 and burned the ISO to disk with alcohol 120 and still nada. I also tried using windows memory diagnostic tool which seems to be prety simplistic, time consuming and give no real feedback other then if you gots teh errors or not.
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Dude, you have to get a file in a .ISO format, and use a burning tool to burn the image!
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you could always buy it for $11...lol

Try burning it with infrarecorder
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