Free Trial

Safari Books Online is a digital library providing on-demand subscription access to thousands of learning resources.

  • Create BookmarkCreate Bookmark
  • Create Note or TagCreate Note or Tag
  • PrintPrint
Share this Page URL
Help

Chapter 6. RAM > Troubleshooting Memory

Troubleshooting Memory

Because all information you create with a computer starts out in RAM, keeping RAM working properly is very important. This section describes troubleshooting problems that might affect memory.

Verifying RAM Compatibility

Because of the wide range of speeds, latencies (CL ratings), and other performance factors, it’s easier than ever before to install a memory module that will fit into a system but is not compatible with the system. Incompatible memory modules can cause system lockups or crashes or corrupted data.


  

You are currently reading a PREVIEW of this book.

                                                                                                                    

Get instant access to over $1 million worth of books and videos.

  

Start a Free Trial


  
  • Safari Books Online
  • Create BookmarkCreate Bookmark
  • Create Note or TagCreate Note or Tag
  • PrintPrint