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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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    Never mind.

    I think I figured this out...

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    If you get confused again, go to www.crucial.com
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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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    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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    Quote Originally Posted by jschen
    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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    Quote Originally Posted by operator
    2 Slot Dell. Probably is 2 gig max anyways.
    Correct

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    The problem: Not enough ram.



    The solution: Hire this cat.



    The result: Everyone will party like it's CATURDAY!!!!





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    www.newegg.com, IMO the best overall prices on computer parts.
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    Quote Originally Posted by catatonic
    www.newegg.com, IMO the best overall prices on computer parts.
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