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Also are you positive it's Home Premium 64 - there's a HP 32 version also (limit 4GB) It came with 8gb installed, havent installed anything Tradesman1May 7, 2014, 7:25 AM Have While you are at it... How do I utilize both ram chips? Reply to Lee-m Bill EllsonJul 9, 2014, 3:32 PM My version of Windows has a RAM limit of 512GB of RAM. this contact form

Both the CAS and voltages {particularly Voltage} has a large disparity. Every single one. Try removing the 2 sticks that work. Is there any way to change these voltages not from within EFI bios? https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/518540/4-out-of-8-gb-of-ram-is-detectedbeing-used/

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If neither of the latter we're back to needing the mobo and CPU to check the DRAM set up Reply to Tradesman1 Bill EllsonJul 9, 2014, 12:42 PM Tradesman1 said: What's It sounds like a hardware limitation. ~~ArdEnuff~~11-22-2011, 04:47 PMDo you mean Windows is only using 4GB or only detecting 4GB of RAM? How would I do that and ask for cooked bios?

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The quick way to get to the Window's Properties window is to press Windows Key + Pause|Break I had this problem when I upgraded from 9GB of RAM to 18GB of Motherboard Only Recognizes One Stick Of Ram yuniyhimik says thanks.

multi-partitioned HDDS, etc}. Bios Only Recognizes Half Ram No one stated that you were an idiot. Sep 4, 2015 at 12:54 PM #18 Pill Monster Joined: Sep 6, 2013 Messages: 748 (0.61/day) Thanks Received: 232 Location: Oceania System Specs Are the serial numbers the same? 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.

Please help! Windows Not Recognizing Ram Could someone explain this? Previously when I used the G-skill ripjaw 2x4Gb memory, when memory used got to 6Gb (not 8) I would get crash and restart would be the only option.Click to expand... Last edited: Sep 4, 2015 Sep 4, 2015 at 1:18 PM #19 Pill Monster Joined: Sep 6, 2013 Messages: 748 (0.61/day) Thanks Received: 232 Location: Oceania System Specs Hey just a

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Can't find your answer ? It's entirely possible that the second pair of DIMMs is having issue. Reply to Bill Ellson iceclockJul 9, 2014, 3:03 PM so they all show in windows i talt they dint, so whats the issue than? Tymearc PRIVATE E-2 Offline Posts: 3 8GB of RAM Installed, only 4GB detected/used by BIOS/Windows 7 (with P67A-GD55)« on: 27-August-11, 17:52:57 » Let me start off by saying that I'm not Windows 10 Not Recognizing Ram

I might at some point take the lid off and reset the RAM cards just in case but I was wondering if it was some kind of software conflict or otherwise. What is really weird is that my BIOS now show that I have 8GB installed, Windows shows that I have 8GB installed, but CPU-Z shows that I have 16GB installed. Windows 7 Home Basic has a max of 8gb. That's the first thing, is the BIOS seeing it.

reseat the CPU and check for damaged pins. How To Check Ram In Bios It didn't use to do this until recently... hopecordSep 29, 2010, 4:16 PM I had that problem before , but after updating the bios it gone.so try to update the BIOS daterxiesSep 29, 2010, 9:45 PM hopecord said: I

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I've done that. But when all 4 are in, I only have 8GB, when it should be 16GB. Its worth noting some versions of windows have ram limits. Bios Not Detecting Ram If neither of the latter we're back to needing the mobo and CPU to check the DRAM set up I already attempted to change the max boot ram.

Attached Files: IMG_20150827_175640.440.jpg File size: 601.4 KB Views: 886 Aug 27, 2015 at 7:05 PM #2 Toothless Joined: Mar 26, 2014 Messages: 4,176 (4.03/day) Thanks Received: 3,018 Location: Bremerton, WA System So it still works, just not well? If anyone knows what can be causing this - please tell me) Regarding the old+new memory - I've done it previously and only new memory was identified (probably because its bigger). I am in the same situation.

This feels a lot like a poor contact. daterxiesSep 26, 2010, 2:56 AM jaquith said: Look at my first post - "yea olde"... There's no possible way that my hardware is allocating half of the installed RAM for itself... 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

In addition, yes a bent CPU pin can cause failure to recognize all of your RAM or simply malfunction in various degrees.First, observation is that "personally" I would not want to solved Bought 16GB (8GB x 2) RAM installed, Windows says only 7.46GB can be used. Reply to kajjot Bill EllsonJul 9, 2014, 3:53 PM I tried putting a single stick in each slot one at a time. Back to top #3 Gskrub6 Gskrub6 Topic Starter Members 10 posts OFFLINE Local time:01:47 PM Posted 24 December 2013 - 06:57 PM http://speccy.piriform.com/results/Mym82FHN8D7cmBDQPDIZb8a Back to top #4 Greg62702 Greg62702 Banned

If it's fairly recent it should run with the full 10GB in Flex mode (would be 8GB in dual and the odd 2 would run single, but will show dual in Computer only recognizing 8GB. I totally agree with you. Especially for a quad setup.

I gotta wonder what is taking up all the mem on yours. I know this is not exactly helpful, but perhaps will point you in the right direction... solved 50% of my RAM being used from bootup and while idle, out of my 16GB. What the hell is happening?

I bought new complete Kingston HyperX Savage DDR3-1600 32gb kit (4x8gb) CL9.