Blowing 8 memory modules at once???

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Blowing 8 memory modules at once???

Unread postby henrycault » Thu Aug 27, 2009 6:59 pm

So, yesterday i got my tools out and proceeded to install all 8 of those in my Octane. All 256mb each, dataram sticks. In my Octane mobo

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Strangely, my machine saw only 1.5Gb of ram... So i started to test each individual pairs. They all gave me 512Mb, so it looked fine ???? I put them all back inside and it wont boot at all, plug the power and it turns right on and cant turn off... so i started to get the memory out, and now each pair i put in gives the same exact dead-lookalike symptoms...

So i put my old memory inside. And it works fine. Put back the dataram and no avail. And so on.... Well is it even possible to blow 8 memory modules at once?
:Octane: 270Mhz SI 384Mb ram :Octane2: 2x360Mhz V6 1.5Gb ram
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Re: Blowing 8 memory modules at once???

Unread postby Geoman » Fri Aug 28, 2009 3:13 am

dataram modules suck. :evil:
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