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the IMC is a little on the weak side and needs some finessing Last edited: Aug 27, 2015 MIRTAZAPINE, yuniyhimik, Aquinus and 1 other person say thanks. Try removing the 2 sticks that work. All sticks are good. I was wondering maybe that's connected to a dual channel mode of the memory or something like that? this contact form

Then, I add in each other RAM stick one at a time, and it fails to register both. RUN msconfig | "Boot" -tab | ("Advanced options") | uncheck [ ] all items } & restart. Reply to iceclock Bill EllsonJul 8, 2014, 8:10 PM iceclock said: if ur bios doesnt detect it than it means its not running well. I am in the same situation. https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/518540/4-out-of-8-gb-of-ram-is-detectedbeing-used/

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And I have updated bios to latest available, but the problem persists. thanksGigabyte EX58-UD3R Motherboard - Socket LGA1366, Intel X58, ICH10R, ATX, PCI-E 2.0, CrossFireX, GigaSku No. 4410099 - Manufacturer Part No. Computer only recognizing 8GB. People often forget what an important roll the PC is.{Got a wife too...} daterxiesSep 29, 2010, 11:24 AM Well got the new ram put it on in and same thing.

Bad RAM, 3. Ferrum Master said: ↑ OneMoar is right. You should ask ASUS itself for a special cooked bios. (it essentially will do the voltage upping and timing loosing just on auto, if you are lucky they will add some Motherboard Only Recognizes One Stick Of Ram jaquithSep 29, 2010, 12:02 PM ^ Okay - possibly the arrangement:{CPU} | New | Old | Old | New |Reason: Channel 2: DDR3_2, DDR3_3{CPU} 1 | 3 | 2 | 4

Any thoughts? Ask a new question Read More Hardware RAM Computers Memory Related Resources solved CPU-Z recognizes 16gb of ram, BIOS recognizing only 8gb but recognized every RAM stick solved 16GB RAM (seemingly Make sure the maxmem option is unchecked. have a peek at this web-site If we have ever helped you in the past, please consider helping us.

gotchaalso here is what i mean jaquithSep 25, 2010, 1:40 PM Post this: WamphryiSep 25, 2010, 2:24 PM That is interesting. Windows Not Recognizing Ram I tried slots "A1" and "B1" too and that didnt work. Login Register 23-January-17, 19:44:36 Welcome, Guest Please login or register. BLEEPINGCOMPUTER NEEDS YOUR HELP!

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Have you checked in MSCONFIG to see if the system is limiting DRAM - look in MSCONFIG>BOOT>ADVANCED and see if maximum memory is checked and limiting DRAM, also what OS version, http://www.tomshardware.com/answers/id-2211584/16gb-ram-half.html Same here, i have 1GB/15GB in my commit(GB) Overclocker_11-23-2011, 03:00 AMIf you're getting 8GB (4GB Usable) in your Window's Properties window then you need to change something in the BIOS or Windows 10 16gb Ram 8gb Usable Ask ! 16gb Ram Installed Only 8gb Usable Windows 10 Then I ran Windows Memory Diagnostic, which ran but didnt show any report at the end.

Ideal situation seems to be either 2x8 or 4x4. All four of my slots are good. daterxiesSep 26, 2010, 8:24 AM Alright i ordered the 6 gigs of that and requested a RMA for other stuff... This means that DIMM 1 and 3 work together and so do DIMM 2 and 4, which most of you probably understand. Windows 10 Not Recognizing Ram

My computer says i installed 8GB ram but its only allowing me to use 4GB ram 8GB RAM but only 4GB shown(used) 8GB of ram installed but i can only use Win 7 home basic is limited to 8gb for example.If that checks out, there is an issue with your motherboard not addressing all the ram, because as you state, all the Windows (10) and BIOS can see only half of the memory (16gb/32gb) only two slots are active at time Discussion in 'Motherboards & Memory' started by yuniyhimik, Aug 27, 2015. that ram kit is simply not going to play nice with his board 2.

Aug 27, 2015 at 10:36 PM #6 OneMoar There is Always Moar Joined: Apr 9, 2010 Messages: 6,642 (2.68/day) Thanks Received: 3,406 Location: Rochester area System Specs System Name: Kreij Lives How To Check Ram In Bios Every single one. I know this is not exactly helpful, but perhaps will point you in the right direction...

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When I check PC Info, it only recognizes 8GB. That's the first thing, is the BIOS seeing it. Only half my 16GB of ram works, other half is hardware reserved. 80%+ of 16GB of RAM being used. Bios Not Detecting Ram Update the BIOS if newer exists.

If you installed them in both channels and it still only shows 8GB I am inclined to say that more than likely one stick is bad.Try what getochkn stated but also Warm reguards, Gabriel Back to top BC AdBot (Login to Remove) BleepingComputer.com Register to remove ads #2 cryptodan cryptodan Bleepin Madman Members 21,868 posts OFFLINE Gender:Male Location:Catonsville, Md Regarding the speed- I tried dropping it to 1066 - that didn't change anything. I'm not sure what's going on.All four of my DIMMs are good.

Jump to content Sign In Create Account Search Advanced Search section: This topic Forums Members Help Files Calendar View New Content Forum Rules BleepingComputer.com Forums Members Tutorials Startup List OP: Reset your BIOS, it's not even using JEDEC for memory settings which may indicate that you're forcing settings. What I ended up doing was buying a 2x4GB kit. No, create an account now.

I would be supremely grateful for any help. Tom's Hardware Around the World Tom's Hardware Around the World Denmark Norway Finland Russia France Turkey Germany UK Italy USA Subscribe to Tom's Hardware Search the site Ok About Tom's Hardware Can't find your answer ? A lot of the Sandy-Bridge processors did not handle 32GB very well at high speeds.

My windows 7 64 only detects 4gb ddr3 ram i have 8gb ddr3 ram installed 8gb ram installed, most of the time only 4gb is usable 8GB RAM installed. Running at 1066 may just be the only option to use all 32GB.Click to expand... Run Memtest after find, if possible, a voltage that will accommodate both sets - http://www.memtest.org/ {D/L and create a bootable CD/DVD (ISO/zip)}.Good Luck! Best answer jimmysmittyFeb 16, 2014, 10:25 PM I agree you need to check the sticks.