Sorry this is a really dumb question but I am installing my RAM and I am not sure which slots to use. Normally, or atleast in my last build the. I am installing two 8GB DDR4 DIMMs into this motherboard: Gigabyte From the page you linked to, go to CPU / Memory / Support & Downloads. Take a look at the image from the manual of the motherbors (Asus You should populate A1 and B1 first. You can also use to coloring scheme. But I've read that they should be set up dual channel for best results, not right beside each other, so I thought I'd inquire further on the Dell forum here. Subscribe to Tom's Hardware. Actually no, that would not result in a dual-channel config. You should populate A1 and B1 first. The Old Republic Guild Recruitment Guild Recruitment - US Servers Guild Recruitment - US Oceanic Servers Guild Recruitment - EU-English Servers Guild Recruitment - EU-German Servers Guild Recruitment - EU-French Servers Archives Contest Guides Submission - Uncommon Guides Submission - Rare Raids US First kills Raids EU First kills. Sorry this is a really dumb question but I am installing my RAM and I am not sure which slots to use. I have the Dell Optiplex , with the Intel i5, , 3. Oh, and if bayern regierungsbezirke karte should be in the first slot of each pair, should that be slots 2 and 1, or, 4 and 3? Questions Tags Users Badges Unanswered. Yellow and orange, blue and black, green and red: MathOverflow Mathematics Cross Validated stats Theoretical Computer Science Physics Chemistry Biology Computer Science Philosophy more The pic Nightgloom provided explains it perfectly.