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Whats the diff. between ecc and non-ecc ram?

Old 09-16-01, 10:20 PM
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Whats the diff. between ecc and non-ecc ram?

building a new computer and came upon somthing i didnt know..what is, if it does make any diff., the diff. between ecc and non-ecc ram? if anyone can help me out it would be great. also does anyone know where i can get pc hardware ( hdd, video cards, monitors, etc...) for dirt cheap? thanks alot for the help..


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IIRC ECC is mainly used by servers and it checks to make sure the data is not corrupted (slows down a bit but it is more reliable, again IIRC).
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thanks for the help...

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