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shockerboy8

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so i have a 2 512 DDR Ram sticks creating a dual channel 1 G. They are the same brand, speed, everything. Now i dont know what happened but one of them doesnt work anymore. any hints on what i could do? i have already figured out one is the problem and i have switched them out and everything but nothing works. please help. is there any hope?
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HaraldR

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Try each individually,if the one that does not work fails on its own,then the only option is replace it with a new one.
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thanks man. thats what i feared. but another question. if i get the same speed and everything but a different brand will i still get the dual channel effect?
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It is not essential be the same brand but it is more efficient to use identical pairs of ram.
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