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  1. Axilleas

    RAM upgrade issues

    Since my current system has 4Gb of RAM (single card DDR3 1333Mhz) and according to the leaflet the system has the capability of up to 8Gb of memory, I bought a 2nd memory card, exactly the same with the current memory card. I disconnected all the cables from the tower, pressed the power button...
  2. Brandon Byrnes

    Solved Overclocking RAM and CPU?

    Hello, I'm pretty new when it comes to overclocking. I just built a pretty decent gaming/video editing rig, and I have a question about overclocking my system to get a little better performance out of it. For a CPU I have a AMD Ryzen 5 2600X and for RAM I have 16GB of Corsair Vengeance LPX...
  3. S

    RAM Problem/Crash

    Hi! Before i write anything about the problem, let you know Im from Hungary,so my English will be .. Sorry for that So the problem is, I bought + 8GB of ram to my PC,so i have 16GB right now. I put it in my pc, and the first time it seemed everythings okay. But when i played/play some games,the...
  4. B

    My computer refuses to boot when I install new ram.

    Whenever i insert the new ram into my slots and attempt to boot my computer it refuses to boot and it plays a long continuous beep from the onboard speaker. i have a ga-ma790gp-ud4h board, the current ram that works is a DDR2 i have bought DDR2 ram i bought 2 sticks of 4gb ram please help
  5. K

    Solved PC won't boot, Dram led red

    Hey guys! After a fire in my apartment I had to rebuild my PC. Fortunately only the case suffered, I tested the HD and the SSD at a friend's and both are perfectly fine. I bought a new case and a new PSU (just to be sure), and after rebuilding the whole thing, the PC won't work. At first, it...
  6. R

    Random BSOD - Memory Fault??

    Recently bought a second hand pc off some guy. It was working well until it started randomly blue screening. Ran a memory diagnostics test as I heard this could help and it came back with potential hardware issues. I have since removed the affected RAM and re-ran the diagnostics test, and voila...
  7. B

    RAM slot not registering

    Dell Inspiron 15 7000 series Hi all, I just recently picked up two 16 GB sticks of RAM for my laptop. After install I loaded the BIOS and it registered the increase from 8GB to 16GB in DIMM Slot A but didn't in DIMM Slot B. I tried switching the sticks into the opposite slots to no avail. I...
  8. J

    Motherboard does not recognize

    Hello everyone, I have an Asus ROG G501vW laptop. This model has 2 ram memories of 8GB each, but recently one of them stopped being recognized by the motherboard. I took my laptop to a technician and he said that nothing could be done, because the problem was the motherboard. He tested taking...
  9. M

    Solved PC only boots with both RAM sticks after booting with 1

    If I start the PC with both 4GB sticks first, it gets stuck in a loop of almost booting up and shutting down again. I have to boot it up with only one stick first ,then shut it down and boot again with both. After this the PC works like normal, until I shut it down or put it in sleep-mode. It...
  10. H


    I recently deep cleaned my pc and i turned my pc on to see one of my ram sticks was half in with one of the sides not pushed in, i turned off my pc and pushed the side back into my motherboard and turned on my pc so far everything is fine. Is there any chance i couldve damaged my pc and is there...
  11. joshyjames

    Solved PC Instability - Help

    My Specs: Ryzen 5 2600x G.SKILL Ripjaws V Series 16GB (2 x 8GB) DDR4 3200 Memory Gigabyte x470 Aorus Gaming Ultra Motherboard Gigabyte 1060 Windforce OC 3GB My problem is that when I'm streaming, using OBS, I've had various crashes and it's taken to a boot drive failure several times with...
  12. TukmanPC

    Upgrading ram

    Hello, I'm thinking of upgrading my desktop ram, but I'm not sure how it works. I currently have two Vengeance lpx ddr4 8GB (16GB ) ram sticks, so can i just buy another two similar sticks to upgrade my ram to 32GB? Thank you in advance!
  13. M

    Upgrading PC

    Hey guys, I’m looking at getting some advice for upgrading my desktop PC. I Purchased the computer 5 years ago, so it’s started to slow down a bit with a couple parts starting to die. I’m assuming this is the motherboard dying as some of my USB ports are failing or not recognizing anything even...
  14. Brandon Byrnes

    Solved Need Help Finding Right RAM for Laptop

    So I am looking to upgrade a bit with my Laptop's RAM, I currently have one 8 GB stick. I can't afford to upgrade to 16GBs so i'm just gong to get a 4GB stick to go with the 8GB stick. The problem is i'm not sure what kind to get. I tried every memory scan tool out there and none of them were...
  15. Chris

    Solved Machine keeps freezing, random times, for years!

    Hello all, I have got a custom PC which I have been interchanging parts for a good couple of years, possibly 7-8 years, but I'm not too sure if this makes a difference, I don't know my original spec but here is my spec as of now. OS Name Microsoft Windows 10 Home Version 10.0.14393...
  16. _Nick_

    Completing the Build?

    Recently constructed this build as an idea for my next PC, but I just need some suggestions of compatibility/quality, etc. to maximise the quality of the build. It's primarily designed for gaming and low noise, but it will be used a lot in the summer when the temperature is quite high so I opted...