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memtest question


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Mar 8, 2006
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Processor Celeron 430 (Conroe-L)
Motherboard ASUS Rampage Formula
Cooling Water, Zalman Reserator XT
Memory Corsair Dominator PC2-8500 DDR2-1000
Video Card(s) Visiontek 2600 PRO
Storage Maxtor Maxline 3, more Maxtors
Display(s) Acer P243w 24"
Case Aspire X-Navigator ATXA9N-BK
Audio Device(s) Mbox
Power Supply Thermaltake Toughpower 750w
Software Protools and a bunch of racing games...
I have 4gb of ram. If i have the memory remap feature on my board disabled memtest shows 3327MB.

If i have the remap feature enabled memtest shows 4095MB. Makes sense to me.

Here is the thing, if the remap feature is enabled, i get errors at memory addresses above the 4095MB (ie. errors at 47xxMB and 48xxMB).

Does the remap feature map RAM addresses higher up? And i dual boot, so xp will see the 3327MB while vista 64 will see the 4095MB. If i test with remap off does that mean it will be stable either way? or do i need to have it on for memtest? or will it not make a difference?