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Bad Memory = Re-install


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      Nov 29th, 04, 1:38 AM
I've hadto diagnose four faulty PCs recently.
2 had cheap PSU
2 had bad memory.

Of the latter, 1 had so many bad addresses as to cause memtest to scroll
constantly, the other only had one bad address.

In the case of bad memory I would only fell happy with a complete re-
install. The registry etc could be fubared. Any other approaches?

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