Memory management error.

I bought new memory for my PC. Ever since, I get random fatal Windows errors (memory management). I have tried a whole bunch of different settings in BIOS with no luck.

When I bought the memory, I didn't know about qualified vendor lists and bought a type of memory not on the list for my motherboard. Could this be the reason for for the random Windows crashing? Memtest86 shows no errors after 5 passes and other memory checking programs also show no errors. The RAM seems to be good.

The only thing I haven't tried is a re installation of Windows. And this is the main question I am asking about: if all else fails, is a re installation of Windows at all likely to get the new memory to work? Has that worked for anyone?

MOBO: P6T SE
CPU: i920 quad core
Memory: PNY ddr3 1600 4Gb X2
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  1. Is your bios up to date?
    Companies have been known to make patches for ram.
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  2. My BIOS is up to date however the last update for my mobo (ASUS by the way) is dated about 7 years ago. Everything is up to date including my OS (Win 10 64-bit), graphics card, sound card, etc and I have tried numerous configurations in my BIOS.

    The only thing I haven't tried is a reinstallation of Windows, which is actually the main question I am asking: how likely is the chance that reinstalling Windows will fix the problem? Has that worked for anyone in this situation?
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  3. Can you post the even log of the error?
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  4. This is one of the errors I see in Windows logs system:
    The computer has rebooted from a bug check. The bugcheck was: 0x000001 (0x00000000061941, 0x000001b3203870b0, 0x000000000000f, 0xffffc38016f4bc40). A dump file was saved in: C:WINDOWS\MEMORY.DUMP. Report Id: 65074a84-3965-4553-bfa6-b7a2e9b89bd9.
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