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Bios only reading 8gb out of 16gb ram asus b450f mobo

Oh lol solved I didnt push hard enough on the ram, I'm retarded I know this is my first build so I'm a noob ty for helping guys

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Posted · Original PosterOP

K so I have a asus b450f gameing motherboard and corsair vengeance pro rgb ram, I have them on slot 2 and 4 both of them are lighting up so i know I popped them in good, any help? Ty in advanced.

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I would try different slots, maybe 1 and 3.

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Try booting using only one stick at a time. 
 

Does any other program recognize the second RAM stick?


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Posted · Original PosterOP

But why wouldn't it work with the recommended slots? Idk I'll try tho

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Posted · Original PosterOP · Best Answer

Oh lol solved I didnt push hard enough on the ram, I'm retarded I know this is my first build so I'm a noob ty for helping guys

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Posted · Original PosterOP
19 minutes ago, gloop said:

Try booting using only one stick at a time. 
 

Does any other program recognize the second RAM stick?

Now I have a new thing m, it says 16 gigs but it says only 7.44 useable

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Posted · Original PosterOP
Just now, Okbuddy said:

Now I have a new thing m, it says 16 gigs but it says only 7.44 useable

Is that normal

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