problem with memory

  Infamous 13:39 02 Aug 2003
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Dear People i have this problem with my system.
Basicly this is my setup
2100+ AMD
256 Pc2700 x 2 Crucial
gigabyte kt400 GA-7VAX
ati 9000 pro 128 meg
wd 120 gig HDD
Audigy Live Drive

If i put the memeory frequency on 266/333 it will cause a stop error after 5 min. If i leave it at 166/266 then its ok. am i doing something wrong? Any Advice?

Infamous

  Bodi 16:02 02 Aug 2003

but will put you at the top again. My memory is PC2100 and is running at 133Mhz - I thought it should run faster than that - but then I've given up thinking with this new motherboard, lol.

Bodi

  Infamous 16:05 02 Aug 2003

Do you have the sameboard as mine? ive been readin a few other forums regarding this board has alot of problems with stability. My luck!

  Bodi 16:18 02 Aug 2003

Not the same board - mine is (since Wednesday) an Asus A7N8X Delux/Gold - am still learning about it, but if I can solve this particular problem ( if it is a problem) will let you know.

Bodi

  Rayuk 16:33 02 Aug 2003

Should it not be 133/333

Is the 2100+ a 266fsb cpu
PC2700 is 333 memory

  Rayuk 16:35 02 Aug 2003

If you have PC2100 DDR 133 is right.It is actually 133 x 2 = 266

  Infamous 16:48 02 Aug 2003

so should mine be set at 266/333?

Amd 2100+
pc2700 256 x2

  ardvarc 16:58 02 Aug 2003

Do you have the option of 133/166 for CPU/RAM as they both should be x2 but I don't know that MoBo - yet.

  Infamous 17:40 02 Aug 2003

These are the options i have in the BIOS for the memmory settings

Auto
100-DDR200
133-DDR266
166-DDR333
200-DDR400


Mine will only run stable on 133-ddr266

AMd 2100+ and 256 Pc2700x 2

  Bodi 18:14 02 Aug 2003

Thank you for that - although it states it's running "single channel"? - However, won't hijack Infamous's thread. Thanks anyway.

Bodi

  Rayuk 18:59 02 Aug 2003

If you only have 1 stick of ram in that is right if you have 2 sticks in right banks it will state dual on post screen.

Infamous


Looking again at the manual your settings should be cpu=133
memory =166

I think the 2100+ only comes with the 266fsb[133]

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