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Old 12-21-2004, 05:19 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Grandmother wants me to upgrade her Dell Dimension 4550 and as the subject suggests I'm kinda paranoid about screwing it up. Will the items I have found work?

From the Dell Documentation:

Architecture DDR SDRAM
Memory connectors two
Memory capacities 128-, 256-, and 512-MB non-ECC DDR
Minimum memory 128 MB
Maximum memory 1 GB
DDR 266 (non-ECC) on computers with
either 400- or 533-MHz system clock speed
BIOS address F8000h

Video controller AGP 4X

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Video cards and ram is by far the easiest components to install. Those should work fine in the old-school dell.

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Thanks you've put my mind at ease.
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