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Old 01-30-2008, 06:21 PM   #61
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okie dokie sounds good i'll try this all out when i'm done with my college stuff...wouldn't wanna be dead in the water on that! ha ha
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Old 01-30-2008, 07:55 PM   #62
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do i still need to rename the new bios my mobo model like you would traditionally?
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Old 01-30-2008, 08:25 PM   #63
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Nope. The software program takes care of all that.

You can also have it find the latest BIOS on the 'net or you can download the one you want and point the program to it's location on your drive.
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Old 01-30-2008, 08:35 PM   #64
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do i unzip the bios file or leave it as is?
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It would be best to unzip it to a folder.
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Old 01-31-2008, 03:01 AM   #66
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well thanks to all, especially atomic rooster...problem is solved!!! Bios update did the trick, as we both expected, it was NOT the OS 32 bit limitation!!!! Running on all 4 sticks right now woot woot!!
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66 posts later . its all good . haaha
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ha ha i know right?
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Old 01-31-2008, 03:18 AM   #69
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heyheyhey i just noticed something...look at this...wtf!...is this normal?? I thought it would only show up as ~3.5 gb with a 32bit OS??

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shows upto 3 ~3.5 . and i think you have to subtrack the amout of memory that your videocard has
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