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Old 10-20-2005, 02:33 PM   #1
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Default How do i run a memory test????

hello i need to run a memory test and i dont know how, please could someone help? Cheers.
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Old 10-20-2005, 03:14 PM   #2
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You usally run it off a bootable floppy disk. i don't know if you can download mem test of google though. i would try anyways.
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Old 10-20-2005, 04:29 PM   #3
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Get something called memtest86, runs off a floppy.
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Old 10-20-2005, 04:40 PM   #4
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problem is i have a laptop and only a usb disk drive, so i dont know if you can boot of somthing conected to a usb port?
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you might be able to install memtest86 to a cd then boot from that, but I'm not sure.
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Old 10-20-2005, 05:53 PM   #6
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www.memtest86.com

Look for the CD bootable version. Enjoy
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