The permanent best solution is to get a soldering iron with a very fine tip and go to town and charge the guy for the labor, but hey, that's just me; If any memory is in the second slot then the same thing happens. Memory dimms/slots not working are usually caused by either 4 things: 1. I used the guitar pick to push the memory module down so it makes connection with all contacts inside the slot. have a peek here
Richard January 3, 2009 | Dude you rock!!! Up next MotherBoard Memory Error Repair - Duration: 15:16. alberto gutierrez 5,396 views 5:25 Laptop display not working? 3 possible solutions to do yourself - Duration: 7:01. Are you running XMP profile 1 to make sure the RAM is running at the correct settings? http://www.tomshardware.com/answers/id-1936067/ram-slots-working.html
Today I received a Toshiba Satellite Pro 4600 laptop with the following complaint: The laptop starts and works properly, but recognizes only one of the two memory modules installed. When you apply pressure on the memory module, it makes a better connection with the memory slot. but i will have to address this to move on, right? Therefor it is compatible, else it wouldn't get past the bios.
Close Yeah, keep it Undo Close This video is unavailable. victor March 6, 2016 | Lol you saved me… I was about trashing my Toshiba satellite l750… Thanks Man i love you… I still wonder why that happened coz I regularly Let's say your laptop can support 1GB RAM max and you are installing two 1GB RAM modules. One Ram Slot Not Working This suggests to me that both my RAM bars are in fact NOT defective and that may be at least one of the DIMM_B1 or DIMM_B2 IS defective.
Rating is available when the video has been rented. Now it passed a HDD test when it came back since I saw it comin' and retested. Computer Tips 111,248 views 4:06 Computer Help: Uninstalled RAM slot? - Duration: 2:39. http://www.techpowerup.com/forums/threads/3-4-memory-ram-slot-not-working.216856/ I have a couple of questions. 1) The guide suggests to plug these 2 bars in slots DIMM_A2 and DIMM_B2.
I have a pretty good idea at this point it is a bad mobo. Ram Slot Not Working Ddr2 However, it did not work. weirdly. Look at this forum thread (https://rog.asus.com/forum/showthread.php?59616-Asus-Maximus-VII-Formula-Bent-pins-and-2-dimm-slots-dead) for an example of what I'm talking about.
What does work: 1 RAM bar in DIMM_A1 (PC runs smoothly although of course showing 8GM RAM only) 2 RAM bars, one is DIMM_A1 and one in DIMM_A2.
salvador bali July 24, 2009 | one add+ i thought i was on track to find the inverter or backlight is bad. Ram Slot Not Working Laptop Avboden 12,628 views 1:46 Enable Maximum Memory! Ram Slot On Motherboard Not Working Especially since you've verified that both sticks of ram work in other slots.
I have been running mine for over a year due to this problem. Little victories like this can make your day with vintage equipment. and I presume this is when I must have bent some pins. http://sohohosting.net/not-working/asus-pcie-slot-not-working.html If it is the latter is there any way to solve the problem without ripping the thing apart?Many thanks, Edit Reply Quote & Reply magnus Member Posts : 38 Level
All rights reserved. Only One Ram Slot Works Just a side note. Andrew January 14, 2010 | Thanks for the guitar pick trick.
Thank you so much Attached Files: lol.png File size: 82.8 KB Views: 809 Oct 21, 2015 at 10:00 PM #8 RejZoR Joined: Oct 2, 2004 Messages: 9,403 (2.12/day) Thanks Received: Similar problems have occurred with other Dell computers, including their infamous laptop battery failure fiasco. This would help dissipate heat and it has an adhesive side for permanent application to the chip. Dimm 3 And 4 Not Working Animated plot required to leave behind trace Can Newton's laws of motion be proved(Mathematically or analytically) or they are just axioms?
In the computer world 1MB=1024KB. But you could also be unlucky and have a partially DoA motherboard - noone knows for sure now! Had a laptop with memory that was *perfectly* loose; you smack the machine, it start failing the memory test (windows memory diagnostic) HARD, then it goes back to normal. this contact form I must either unplug or do a cold boot for it to recognize.
Drop it an inch, hardlock and the screen goes blank. :O Running it through a pcdoc 6 hdd test. May God bless ur soul! Keep up the work, Justin Basser frustrated September 27, 2009 | Well I have a M45-s2692 which failed to boot up after the laptop hung and I had to power the The last XFX we tried had a burn in of 160hrs with no issues before installing it on the Striker, it lasted 58.2hrs before the Striker shorted out destroying the XFX
I almost thought of buying a new computer when I was told by technical support that I need to get the motherboard fixed, and you saved me! No guitar pick but I cut a piece of plastic out of an old dvd case and it worked just as well. Watch QueueQueueWatch QueueQueue Remove allDisconnect Loading... In the Start menu, type "mdsched.exe" with no quotes and press Enter.
You may need to increase your processor FSB in BIOS or lower frequency for the memory.