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Old 02-03-2004, 12:48 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Hey guys, my parents are looking into buying some ram, around 128MB why? ask them, but anyway would a 128MB module work in a comp of this caliber?:

Windows 98SE
currently 40 MB RAM
Pentium 166MHz

I looked at the mobo and it looks like it would house a dimm module. but i dont know for sure

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Old 02-03-2004, 01:33 PM   #2 (permalink)
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We would need more information about the motherboard. But if the motherboard supports it then yes. Win98 and ME can recognize/support up to 256MBs per DIMM mod.


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Old 02-05-2004, 09:39 AM   #3 (permalink)
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Im not sure about the mobo. The computer is an IBM Aptiva
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Old 02-05-2004, 10:30 AM   #4 (permalink)
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there are about 5000 models of aptiva dood, get a program called AIDA32 (free download, just search on google) and it will tell you your mobo model
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