This is a simple guide to running a memory test on your PC or laptop:
Here is an example of the result of a memory test which will be displayed after rebooting the system.
This is an example result. In this instance, the “no errors have been found” message, in the bottom left hand corner, indicates that the memory is fully functional:
Step 1: Go to the start menu and search for the term “memory“. Select the program “Windows Memory Diagnostic”.
Step 2: Select the first option “Restart now…“. The system will power down as the test is performed whilst it is in this state.
Step 3: The computer will automatically restart after the test has concluded and the results will be displayed: