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Old 10-22-2004, 10:26 PM   #1 (permalink)
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In one of my friend PC I put 512+64+128 MB SDRAM, He use windows XP, and the system shows only 440 MB RAM.

Can anyone tell me why is that ? thanks in advance.

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Old 10-22-2004, 10:47 PM   #2 (permalink)
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whats your friends mother board??? his motherboard probley doesn't support that much ram. same thing happened with my friends computer. he put in 1 gb of ram but his mobo only supported up to 768 mb.

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Old 10-22-2004, 11:21 PM   #3 (permalink)
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Windows can support up to 4 gigs i think, so it is definitely the motherboard that is holding it back. Let us know what kind it is so we can conferm what is wrong.
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Old 10-22-2004, 11:27 PM   #4 (permalink)
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yes cause c my mother-board supports up to 2 gigs. I was also wondering i bought 512 mb's of AZEN Ram and i already had 128 mb's of misc RAM in my comp would the Misc ram slow my AZEN stuff down there both pc 2100 speeds?
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