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Hey I had Dominators Corsair Memory had bought them brand new but when i would place the ram sticks on my motherboard as Dual Channel it Would Lock up on me or Freeze My Screen , Or Blue Screen. But WHen i would install them as Single Channel My Computer Runs Good. So What i did was i returned them and got me a new pair of Patriot Dimensions 2 Viper They Say there Better then Dominators. So i Put them as Dual Channel and still giving me problems and errors can anyone help me please im trying to get this fixed but im thinking its my motherboard any other Suggestions?
    
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This does sound like motherboard issues. Have you already manually set the voltage and timings? Have you tried running the ram at 1333 speed?
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Sounds like a mobo issue, have you tried using the other slots?

Is this a new mobo, or have you had dual channel RAM in it before?
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Definitely sounds like an issue with the motherboard, whether it be defective, or not compatible with the RAM. Try running memtest with all different combinations of ram slots used. If you happen to have some other dual channel sticks sitting around try those to see if the problem persists. If it does, then the motherboard is most likely the problem, but if they work, then its probably just a compatibility issue. I've experienced the second problem with a cheap ECS board and patriot RAM, but it ran fine with other G.Skill sticks.
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Hey I had Dominators Corsair Memory had bought them brand new but when i would place the ram sticks on my motherboard as Dual Channel it Would Lock up on me or Freeze My Screen , Or Blue Screen. But WHen i would install them as Single Channel My Computer Runs Good. So What i did was i returned them and got me a new pair of Patriot Dimensions 2 Viper They Say there Better then Dominators. So i Put them as Dual Channel and still giving me problems and errors can anyone help me please im trying to get this fixed but im thinking its my motherboard any other Suggestions?
What kind of errors are you getting and how is your RAM setup in your BIOS?
    
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