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Old 02-21-07, 01:51 PM   #1
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I want to upgrade my RAM

Can you help out a computer idiot?

I want to upgrade my RAM to 1 GB. I have a Dell computer and there are two RAM slots.

The memory modules say DDR2 PC2-4200 for a total of 512 MB's of RAM. I'm sure I read somewhere that the memory modules should be run in pairs.

Can you point me in the right direction for a good place to buy this? I suppose I could just take the tower to the computer place and have them do it but I've changed RAM out in other computers and it seemed pretty easy.
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Old 02-21-07, 02:01 PM   #2
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Never mind.

I think I figured this out...
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Old 02-21-07, 02:06 PM   #3
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Also, unless the computer's on its last legs, consider an upgrade to 2 GB. RAM is relatively inexpensive, but you don't want to be having to throw out your newly purchased RAM down the line.
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Old 02-21-07, 02:19 PM   #5
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I just want to play my computer golf game on this PC.

Thanks for the link. Looks like a good price.
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I wanted to upgrade my ewe, but I figured I'd wait until after the new Core Ewe Duo comes out.
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Old 02-21-07, 08:00 PM   #7
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Also, unless the computer's on its last legs, consider an upgrade to 2 GB. RAM is relatively inexpensive, but you don't want to be having to throw out your newly purchased RAM down the line.
2 Slot Dell. Probably is 2 gig max anyways.
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Mine is a two slot dell with 1 G max.
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www.newegg.com, IMO the best overall prices on computer parts.
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