DS1817+ (16GB) won't boot with X540 T2 card

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DS1817+ (16GB) won't boot with X540 T2 card

Unread post by mikelat » Sat Nov 04, 2017 6:17 am

Its listed on the compatibility list, and it works fine in a PC, but when I install it in my DS1817+ (which was upgraded to 16GB RAM) I just get the blinking blue light and it does not boot up. I power down, remove the card, and it boots right up.

Has anyone else run in to this? Any recommendations on fixing?

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Re: DS1817+ (16GB) won't boot with X540 T2 card

Unread post by Srandista » Sat Nov 04, 2017 6:40 am

Does it run with 8GB RAM? X540 is new, or used? Where did you get it from?
DS218+ 6GB RAM / 2x4TB WD Red (btrfs) / DSM 6.1.6

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