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Problems with RAM installation

Q: Problems with RAM installation

Hey, today i just got a new 4gb memory stick to add to my computer, currently i have 2 2GB DDR3 1333 RAM sticks.(These were both Kingston Memory Sticks) I then added a 4gb DDR3 1333 Ram stick (Crosshair) to the motherboard and made sure they were firmly placed in and it was all fine, I then turn on the computer and find that the motherboard starts beeping once then two beeps after and the Screen is blank, and my mouse & keyboard aren't responding. My current OS is Windows 7 64 Bit, so i shouldn't have a problem installing new ram to my system...
I'm not sure if this is a problem with 2 different brands of sticks or what.. but the fans are running for my Graphics card (I don't have onboard graphics available)

Specs
AMD 1055t X6
ASUS M5A99XEVO Motherboard
ATI Radeon 5570
Kingston

Any help anyone? Thanks
-Joe

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A: Problems with RAM installation

The motherboard does not like that 4GB module. Have you tried the 4GB by itself? If the 4GB module won't run the computer you'll have to stick with 2GB modules. How many memory slots are on the motherboard? ASUS motherboards are notorious for being very picky about memory

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A:Multiple problems, mainly installation problems.

Well, no response yet, but I realized I'm screwed even if I want to re-install XP since I have No Good CD/DVD drive. Please help!
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/multiple-problems-mainly-installation-problems.796591/
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A:App problems and program installation problems

Hi Beki (and welcome to the forums)


Since your laptop is so new, and completely covered by its warranty, I think you might want to return it to either the store or the manufacturer's specified repair depot (the information would be in your paperwork, or available from a phone call to your vendor).

It's possible that your software troubles could be caused by an underlying hardware problem. A qualified technician would likely first analyze your Error logs, run diagnostics on the main components of the laptop, and try to duplicate the errors you are seeing. They would then be able to give you their best assessment of the likely problem, and tell you what solution they propose.

Before taking the computer back, you might first want to copy any personal files that you've added (documents, pictures, music, video, etc.), as well as any downloaded programs that you've purchased since the laptop came home - and make sure that you keep a copy of the product license (or "product key") for each purchased program.
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That said, if you want to try and diagnose the problem & attempt a repair yourself. Here are you steps:
1) Make backups to removable media of any personal data you wish to keep (including purchased downloads, as mentioned above),
2) Check in the Windows error logs to see if there are clues there. Use the Event Viewer for this. From the Windows 8 Start Screen, start typing Event Viewer: the Search box will automatically open. Select the Event Viewer icon - this will start Event Viewer. In the main box, there will be lists of Critical Errors (if any), Errors, Warnings, & Information. Pay closest attention to any Critical Errors. Also look carefully at the other types of errors, one by one, in the lists. For now, you do not need to concern yourself too much with the Warnings & Information categories. You can start researching the errors with your favorite search engine, and you can also post your findings here.
3) Two of the most common hardware failures are system memory failures, and hard drive failures. There are programs that can run diagnostics for these. Some computers come with diagnostics built in - you can check your user manual (or call your vendor/manufacturer) to see if your model has such built-in diagnostics. If not, you could try making a bootable CD that contains such diagnostic tools, start your computer with that CD, and run memory and hard drive diagnostics. The "UBCD" tools are fairly well-respected and free, and there are complete instructions on how to make the CD on their website --- Ultimate Boot CD - Overview
---By the way: the hardware tests are operating system independent: it doesn't matter what operating system your computer is running. The CD contains a version of Linux, and your computer starts from that.
---If you get results that indicate a hardware fault, you can relay that information to your vendor for warranty repair (and you can ask us questions about the results, too, if you aren't sure what the results mean).
4) Should your system memory and hard drive pass diagnostics with no errors, and your Event Viewer logs do not point to any hardware issues, you can consider trying a System Reset [this basically erases your current Windows installation & reinstalls Windows 8 fresh). This is fairly easy to do, and since you've probably only had the laptop a very short time, it won't take long to restore your personal files from backups, and reinstall Office & iTunes from either installation DVDs, or downloaded installer files that you backed up in Step #1. A System Reset is the simplest & quickest repair in your case, since you mention that a lot of things are misbehaving at the same time. It would take a long time to sort out each one, if there are many programs all tangled up with separate issues.
----- to run a System Reset (to reinstall Windows 8) -- Turn on your Windows 8 laptop -- move your... Read more

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A:Installation Problems!

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/910816

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A:Problems with new xp pro installation

Go to the Toshiba website and download and install all of the appropriate XP drivers starting with the chipset driver

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A:Installation problems

TRy

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/929461

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/314060
 

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A:installation problems

Hello and welcome to Bleepingcomputer.

Here is the Corel web site support page link.

http://www.corel.com/servlet/Satellite/us/en/Content/1152796555474
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Try going to the folder Win DVD is installed in and try clicking the icon there to open the program.
You may need to run it under Administrator rights, which is possible by right clicking the icon and choosing 'run as administrator'

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You can also do this through the icon found in the folder Win DVD is installed in, however, this icon will not be a shortcut icon like I described above.

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A:Problems with installation

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A:SP3 Installation Problems

Are you logged as a local admin?

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A:Installation Problems

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A:Installation Problems

My installtion was interrupted and now I am experiencing the same thing. Did you get an answer on how to fix this?
 

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A:XP installation problems

Welcome to TSG....

If the BIOS is password protected I would suggest calling the manufacturer of the computers tech support to resolve that, At the present time we are unable to assist with anything to do with Passwords for anything, basically because of the fact that we can not determine the ownership of the computer and the fact that this is a security matter. Please read the Tech Support Guy rules below:

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A:Installation problems

Hello and welcome to Techspot.

Your problem is caused because one of these Windows files is either missing or damaged.

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A:W7 installation problems

How long are you waiting? Are you running the software from a DVD or thumb drive or just running setup.exe from Windows? What do you mean when you say "I run it on my laptop and everything is fine"?

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A:Installation problems

Please post back a screenshot of your maximized Disk Management drive map and listings:

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A:Installation problems

Hi, Take ownership:

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A:problems with installation... =/

Need to know what your CD drive is - make and model. Might be a problem with protection. Are these original or backup disks?
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A:Xp installation problems!!

Take the computer back to the shop......I would never attempt to repair something I had just purchased
 

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A:XP installation problems

you should call microsoft.

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A:Installation problems?

it sounds like some thing is conflicting some where

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A:Installation Problems

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A:Installation Problems

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A:installation problems

And the error says specifically what? Have you matched your ram to the motherboard on either ram mfgr site or mobo mfgr site? Is the ram 2 sticks exactly the same?
 

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A:Installation Problems

Hi Sammy,

Can you tell us a bit more about your hardware? Is this an Windows 7 Upgrade DVD, or a clean standalone Windows 7 Installation DVD?

Have you specified, in the BIOS, that the computer should boot from the CD/DVD first?

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A:installation problems

Hello demandzm, welcome to Seven Forums!



Are you attempting to do an HP factory recovery or are you doing a real clean install with a Windows 7 installation DVD?

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A:xp pro installation problems

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What are the details of your system?

http://www.techsupportforum.com/forums/f10/problems-with-xp-installation-180296.html
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A:Installation Problems

Well...did you try updating or replacing the installer? The version installed could be corrupt.http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details...;displaylang=enThere's a newer version for XP SP3, http://www.softwarepatch.com/windows/wininstallnt.htmlLouis

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A:Installation problems

Welcome to EightForums.

Are you use the Windows 8 version of the programs.

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A:XP installation problems

Leila , welcome to TSG . http://support.microsoft.com/kb/290301 might be of use . It sounds like MSI (M$ installer) is borked .
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/xp-installation-problems.743685/
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Did you make sure the HD was free ...

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A:Problems after installation on a SSD

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A:Installation Problems

hello nate002 and welcome
where is this happening
in the installation?
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A:Problems with XP installation

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How far along the boot procedure do you get this black screen?

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A:XP Installation Problems

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A:installation problems

  
Quote: Originally Posted by mrtoyota


help!! was updating from vista to windows 7. During the install, it seemed to get stuck on 72%.. over 1 hour.. then rebooted. then the error" the computer restarted unexpectedly or enciountered an unexpected error.Windows instalation cannot proceed. to install windows, click ok to restart the computer, and then restart the installation". Ok, i hit ok button, reboots and takes me back to the same message. Sometimes, it will act like it is installing windows 7, but then eventually takes me back to the same window. I tried to do a system repair. but that doesnt work either. Any help would be appreciated


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A:Ram installation problems

  
Quote: Originally Posted by blockie


I have W7 with 2 gb ram. I attempted to install another 2gb and was unable to. Sockets were available, the sticks seated fully. The [COLOR=blue ! important][COLOR=blue ! important]computer[/COLOR][/COLOR] would not even boot. The monitor did not come on and the HHD red activity light flashed once or twice and then remained dark. Removing the two new sticks and the computer booted normally. I have no idea if the sticks are good but I have no reason to believe that they are not. Purchased them from a computer repair store that I trust.


We need to know every detail about the old ram, and the new ram. things like speed, latency, timing, etc
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Are you using the Windows XP CD that was used to install the original install or ?

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A:Installation problems

in the run box type
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what brand of video card
and it might pay you to let security check a hijack log
http://www.greyknight17.com/spyware.htm

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A:Installation Problems

Sounds like you don't have adminstrator rights for your user profile. To check you have admin access rights.
1. Start
2. Run
3. type "lusrmgr.msc" (without quote)
4. "Local users and group" window
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Log off
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A:Installation Problems

Hello Jack,

Could be a bad ISO. You might see if you can run a Startup Repair on the partition that Windows 7 did install on to see if it can fix the MBR boot file.

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A:Installation Problems

  
Quote: Originally Posted by DennisAk


Under my maintenance contract I had a new screen and motherboard installed on my Inspiron 6400 Laptop. That was followed a week later by my hard drive. On the new hard drive I installed Vista followed by an upgrade to Windows 7. I'm now having problems with my laptop keyboard not working. I've downloaded the drivers, but nothing seems to help.

Should I reformat and start over as I believe I failed to install the drivers in the proper order.

If so, how do I reformat my hard drive with Windows 7 now installed?


If you want to start over, you must boot up with the DVD,choose custom/clean install. Then you choose the advanced option and choose format.

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SSD / HDD : Optimize for Windows Reinstallation

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I don't beleive that is your problem, the memory will run at the slower speed, you can even mix and match pc1600 and pc2100 on a slower system and it will probably work. At least according to crucial
 

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A:Installation Problems

See if the Windows Installer Cleanup Utility will help solve your problem.
 

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A:two installation problems

  
Quote: Originally Posted by theoldone


I am trying to instal W7 x64 7600 Home Premium, I am doing a clean install from Vista Ultimate, since that is the system I preordered from MS. I am having two problems.

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The first thing I update after installation is the nvidia drivers to the latest ones and get W7 updates off the net, freezes still continue.

Any help is appreciated



TOO

Sometimes win 7 needs the Minimum ram (like 1 gig) to install. Also your raid might be giving you grief. Did you install win 7 on the raid or in the 120 gig?

Ken

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A:installation problems

Would it be something as simple as making the hard drive the first boot device ? certainly you need to make the CD Drive the first boot device to boot from the XP install disc but once it has finished copying the files across to the hard drive and asks for its first reboot, then you should go back into the BIOS and change the first boot device back to Hard drive, otherwise you'll get a "Groundhog Day" feeling when it boots from the CD again and again starting off the install procedure
 

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A:Installation problems

welcome to the forum

perhaps you need to be on line to complete the registration process for the game
post back

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A:ram installation problems

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A:Problems with Installation

The first install and format of xp on friends computer was doomed from
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Reset WU
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Anyone? I need my computer to work again so I can get things done.

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A:Installation Problems

Navigate in windows exploere to the GTA:SA folder and remove it would be my first option.

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Please, let me know if there is anything else you need to know! Thanks in advanced!

A:New PC Installation Problems!

Try removing half the memory and test. If it still fails swap the memory and test again.

Disconnect anything not absolutely needed to boot.

http://www.eightforums.com/installation-setup/29078-new-pc-installation-problems.html
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A:Problems before and after OS installation.

I'd run check disk now. 
 
My Computer > rightclick Hard drive > Properties > Tools tab > Check now. (make sure both boxes are ticked.)
 
failing that I'd update drivers and/or physically remove the graphics card next, see if that helps. It may need re-seating also...

http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/497636/problems-before-and-after-os-installation/
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Recently, I have not been able to install some new programs. It gets almost all the way done and then freezes. Any ideas? Thanks a lot.

A:Installation Problems

Lots! Could be firewall, antivirus, or bad hardware. We need to know the names of the programs that are failing to install, what media you are installing from (e.g.:cd or internet), your Operating System, computer specs (manufacturer, Proc, memory, HDD size)and space remaining on the drive...

-Lazarus

http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/40031/installation-problems/
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A:problems in installation

Have you run diagnostics on your hard drive to see if it is failing? You may also want to run a virus and malware scan.
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/problems-in-installation.1025259/