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Does an Rounding error happen for many reasons? Or is it mainly Memory related? (vdimm, pushed too far, HTx , etc)
    
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It just means your system is unstable. It would be great if Prime could tell you what the problem was
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I think that's the only kind of error you can get. So, no. It just means something's wrong.
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Do a quick memtest86 on the RAM ...
That should help isolate it... if a quicky is good cut back your CPU a little, up your vdimm if possible or both

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When you boot to memtest it auto starts - pressing C 1 3 x <enter> <enter> starts to loop the test where x is the test number.

Once you have done this it will only loop that test until reset or configured for another test.

Tests 5 & 6 are quicker but 8 is more accurate once you start to settle down the OC and the timings / Vdimm.


Installation (from who originally, I don't know)
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Memtest86 is a stand alone program that cannot be executed under windows and must
be loaded from a floppy disk.
To install Memtest86:
- Extract the files from the zip archive
- Open the directory where the files were extracted and click on "install.bat".
- The install program will prompt you for the floppy drive and also prompt you to
insert a blank floppy.
- To run Memtest86 leave the floppy in the drive and reboot.
NOTE: After the boot floppy has been created you will not be able to read the floppy
from windows. This is normal.
    
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Do a quick memtest86 on the RAM ...
That should help isolate it... if a quicky is good cut back your CPU a little, up your vdimm if possible or both

Complements of ncsa
When you boot to memtest it auto starts - pressing C 1 3 x <enter> <enter> starts to loop the test where x is the test number.

Once you have done this it will only loop that test until reset or configured for another test.

Tests 5 & 6 are quicker but 8 is more accurate once you start to settle down the OC and the timings / Vdimm.


Installation (from who originally, I don't know)
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Memtest86 is a stand alone program that cannot be executed under windows and must
be loaded from a floppy disk.
To install Memtest86:
- Extract the files from the zip archive
- Open the directory where the files were extracted and click on "install.bat".
- The install program will prompt you for the floppy drive and also prompt you to
insert a blank floppy.
- To run Memtest86 leave the floppy in the drive and reboot.
NOTE: After the boot floppy has been created you will not be able to read the floppy
from windows. This is normal.
Can It be installed on a CD?
    
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Yeah I also say test #8 in memtest. If pass like 20 times then go back to prime with a little more vcore and see if that passes without errors.
    
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