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Dell R610 memory configuration for all 12 slots

I purchased 12 sticks of RAM on eBay to go into a Dell R610 server. The RAM is ECC REG PC3-12800 DDR3-1600 yet when I occupy all 12 slots with this ram I get the following error on boot: MEMORY ...
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What is 16GB RDIMM, 1600MT/s, Low Volt, Dual Rank, x4 Data Width used in (Dell R720xd memory)? [closed]

I want to check the price for "16GB RDIMM, 1600MT/s, Low Volt, Dual Rank, x4 Data Width [$229.60]" that is offered with Dell R720xd (Intel® Xeon® E5-2630 v2 CPU). But the keyword of memory used by ...
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Multibit error encountered on Dell Server Memory

Dell OpenManage reported the following: Memory device status is critical Memory device location: DIMM_B2 Possible memory module event cause:Multi bit error encountered What does this mean? How bad ...
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DELL Server won't accept Corsair RAM

I've ordered DELL PowerEdge™ T110 II with 2GB RAM and Corsair 16GB 1600MHz CL10 DDR3 Vengeance Memory Kit(2 X 8GB). By some reason the server works only with the original memory and won't accept the ...
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T410 Memory upgrade Mixing Size&Clock

We have a Dell T410 server using : A4/B4 - A1/A1 - 2GB/2GB 1066mhz A2/A2 - 2GB/2GB 1066mhz A3/A3 - I have 2x4GB 1333mkz for upgrade to 16GB. But : A4/B4 - A1/A1 - 2GB/2GB 1066mhz A2/A2 - ...
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How to retrieve memory type (rdimm or udimm)?

i've some DELL servers, some have registered dimm memory, others have unbuffered dimm. Do you know any way to programaticaly get this info ? wmi class win32_physicalmemory doesnt seem to help on this ...
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is it fine to mix different sizes of memory devices on servers [closed]

I have Dell 00NH4P Server. dmidecode -t16 Error Correction Type: Multi-bit ECC Maximum Capacity: 288 GB Error Information Handle: Not Provided Number Of Devices: 18 and dmidecode -t17 | grep ...
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Dell PowerEdge R310 and T310 not allowing 6x 4GB RDIMM configuration

I have 6 identical Kingston KTD-PE313E/4G modules and trying to install to Dell PE R310 and T310 servers but with no luck. 4x DIMMs works but not 6x DIMMs. None of the modules are faulty. (I have ...
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Upgrading Dell Optiplex 380 with 8GB DDR3 RAM [closed]

I've Dell optiplex 380 machine and I've 32bit Windows 7 ultimate OS on it with DDR3 2*2GB RAM on it. I want to upgrade my machine to use 8GB RAM with 64bit windows 7 ultimate OS and want to install ...
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Upgrading Dell R5400 from Windows Server 2003 32Bit to Windows Server 2008 R2 [closed]

This is a newbie question... I have a client with a Dell R5400 machine. They are seeking additional services from us to upgrade their machine from Windows 2003 to Windows Server 2008R2 and also ...
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Which type of RAM is supported in our servers?

I need to increase the RAM in our DELL servers. I tried using lshw to see what is already installed, but I cannot see if the RAM installed is a UDIMM or RDIMM. Handle 0x1100, DMI type 17, 28 bytes ...
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What are the risks of running a database on a server without ECC RAM? [duplicate]

A lot of branded servers come with ECC RAM, but it is expensive. For a database server or other critical servers, what would be the impact of not using ECC RAM? Data corruption? (I suppose the ...
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Cl 6 vs Cl 9 In a Poweredge r710

I have a Dell Poweredge R710. Right now it has 12 2GB, Cl=6 (per SIW), dual ranked, PC3-8500 RDIMMs running in Advanced ECC mode. I'd like to add 24 additional GBs. I found this: ...
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Non Dell memory in a PowerEdge 1850

Would it be acceptable to install compatible RAM from a non Dell manufacturer? Specifically I am wondering if it is OK to install HP PC2-5300P ECC memory into a PowerEdge 1850? The part number for ...
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Dell R900 memory bank mismatch

We've got two Dell R900 servers deployed in a well known managed hosting provider in the US. One of the Dell R900 servers has had its 128 GB memory (32x 4 GB) swapped out 6 times now. Every time the ...
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Dell PowerEdge - Advanced ECC vs Optimized for 8GB RAM

We are buying new Dell R410 servers, and I'm trying to figure out the best RAM performance we can get. Dell offers the following choices: 8GB Memory (8x1GB), 1333MHz Single Ranked UDIMMs for 2 ...
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ubuntu: 8Gb machine just get 239m on display

I'm using Ubuntu 10.04 with 8Gb memory on DELL 1850 server. And I just got 239m by using "free -d" ... free command $ free -m total used free shared buffers cached Mem: ...
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Why won't a Dell PowerEdge R310 support 16GB RAM in a 4x 4GB RDIMM configuration?

I am trying to upgrade a Dell R310 from the 1GB RAM that it came with (1 stick - 1GB UDIMM - Hynix part number HMT112U7BFR8C) to 16GB using 4 x 4GB Dual Rank RDIMM 1333MHz memory modules purchased ...
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Does Dell Poweredge SC1425 need proprietary memory?

We have a Dell Poweredge SC1425 which we're trying to upgrade to serve as an emergency backup, and having no luck finding memory that works with it. The 2gb that's in there works fine - it's when we ...
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Dell Optiplex GX270 becomes unstable after memory upgrade

I had a few Dell Optiplex GX270 PCs on my work with 256 mb memory on board, so they were quite slow with Windows XP. After I replaced the memory with 2 x 512 mb modules in dual channel mode, they ...