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Computer Won't Work With 2 Ram Slots


Ok, i have a problem with my computer. I had currently had 2 gb of ram (2) 1 gb sticks. Previously i had some bluscreens and had removed both rams for testing. ( The problem was a faulty hard drive)

After new hard drive, i had inserted 2 sticks, and worked fine. I later found out (after 2 days) that the system was only detecting 1gb, so i checked. One stick was not fully inserted. I remove it, clean it, and insert it properly. But now my system won't post or beep or send vga signal if any ram is inserted in that specific ram slot. I've tested both sticks separately, computer boot fine. The problem seems to occur when any ram is in that specific slot. Both or individually. Is there a chance that something had happened to that slot because i didn't insert it properly in the first place? Is this slot useless now?

Just to be clear, i was working normally with both sticks before, and the problem seems to occur only with that slot. ( Tried timing the ram correctly, cleaning, testing) i'm a computer technician, but this is a very new and rare problem; the first time i've encountered this.


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