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Old 04-14-2010, 01:05 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Default Need RAM upgrade on older Gateway machine

It's been forever since I've posted a thread like this

Anyways, I need to upgrade the RAM on an old Gateway machine to whatever is the maximum it can support. I have done some searching on,, and just google searching but I can't find the right machine specs or memory type.

The model number is MFATXPNT MDW 500S.
The serial number is 0032217662.

I have not had a chance to view this machine in person to see what it has installed. It is also not connected to the internet so the person I am trying to help could not visit to just run a simple system scan.

If any of you find anything specific on the type of RAM and max it supports, let me know!


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this is what i searched gateway 500s - Google Search

and from what i gather, it supports a max of 2 gigs (2 x 1gb) of ddr 266mhz ram.
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