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Now is there a Program to stress Ram while in Windows ??

I know Memtest is great and all, but I'm looking for something that stresses the ram during while in Windows as this can help me overclock my ram better and faster without having to use Memtest_

I no longer depend on Memtest because I can pass A few hours of Memtest but I won't pass Prime95 Blend Test_(I know its ram related because bumping the ram voltage up allows me to pass Prime95 Blend Test just fine)
Edited by httuner - 4/23/11 at 2:44am
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With "all memory" option activated, if you pass this test, you'll be sure about your overclock stability.
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Lol! LinX isn't even close to testing real mem stability! Prime95 Blend, memtest for Windows and memtest 86 for Dos is the only way to go...
    
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Memtest has worked for me so far.
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This is the way to go when testing 4GB RAM using memtest for Windows. 750MB for each session. For 8GB RAM, use 1700MB or 1750MB for each session/Window. Also use Prime95 Blend for 6 - 10 Hours and memtest 86 for Dos.

    
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post #7 of 11
superpi 32m, less strength than memtest
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post #8 of 11
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I didnt realize there was a memtest for windows, I'll have to check that out
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Originally Posted by httuner View Post
I didnt realize there was a memtest for windows, I'll have to check that out
http://hcidesign.com/memtest/download.html
    
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post #10 of 11
SuperPi 32m is a good one if you dont want to wait hours. Memtest really isnt for stability, its more for actually finding faulty ram. Ram that can pass a memtest isnt necessarily stable. Your better off using SuperPi, Prime95 Blend or other memory intensive programs to test for actual stability.
Edited by nagle3092 - 4/23/11 at 10:55am
 
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