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\015 Aopen mother board model s661fxm-7us, specifications for the board show a maximum of 2gb. I intalled 1gb x2 = 2gb and bios boot and system information is only showing 1gb installed.\015\012I installed one 512 and one 1gb and it registured the correct total.\015\012BIOS ver = Phoenix ltd 6.0 pg\015\012\015\012I have read that some mother boards/bios do not show the total amount installed but said it is being used?\015

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Hey,
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\015\012it should show in the bios as 2048.
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\015\012looking at the details of the motherboard
\015\012\015\012\015\012\015\012\015\012\015\012Memory Type dtrquestion.gif\015\012DDR SDRAM \015\012\015\012Number of Memory Slots \015\0122 x DIMMs \015\012\015\012Supported RAM speeds \015\012400 MHz
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\015\012Got the right speed ram etc?
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\015\012Thanks,
\015\012Ekse
Use the freeware CPUz. It will give you the actual amount of RAM or everything you installed on your system. If it failed it is the limitation of your motherboard. But don't worry physically your system will use 2GB RAM. Be sure about that. So don't worry.
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