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Old 09-18-2008, 04:55 PM   #1 (permalink)
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I bought new ram for my old computer a Dell Optiplex GX1 so now ive got 2x128mb which one i got today and 1x64mb so i should have a total of 320 but its only seeing 192 so its not seeing one stick of my 128 ram any ideas???
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Old 09-18-2008, 07:28 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Hmm Don't take my word for it, I'm a real noob at this

Maybe some of it is being used for your video card...
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It might be your rig is only capable of reading 320mb or its a IGP (Integrated Video Card) stealing memory

If its the 1st, a BIOS update *could* help
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Go to Memory upgrades, flash media, and usb storage at Crucial.com.
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