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Wed Nov 9 19:29:18 CST 2016
On 10/20/2016 06:21 PM, alesmerises at satx.rr.com wrote:
> Reading this thread made me wonder if there was an equivalent to memtest86 but for video memory. Results of a quick Google search suggest that a video stress test would probably reveal a faulty video card, and there was a couple of StackExchange threads talking about that specific topic.
> Obviously I haven't tried it yet, but there's a bootable test program (similar to memtest86) that was recommended. See this page for more info:
> I intend to try it out when I get a chance.
> Al Lesmerises
You were on it, Al. Turned out to be a bad 4gb stick of DDR3 RAM.
All is better (for the most part). Current uptime is 16 days. I still
get issues, from time to time, in Firefox slowing down to a knee-crawl
in processing a 'script'...
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