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sdram memory won't add


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doaru2it

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i am using pc133 sdram dimms stock 128mb x 2 works great when i go to 256x2 only 256mb shows up i tried 256mb + 128mb & that works ok system info gives max memory @ 512mb need any info about this :whistling:
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what brand of memory is that 256? I've seen the cheaper brands not even work. Take it back and get Kingston or Crucial.....
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i am using kingston both sticks are good need to dig deeper
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both sticks are 'good' but they don't work together?
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two 128x2 work two 256mb x2 don"t work one 256 & one 128 work what about the bios -that i know nothing about?
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what brand/make/modle pc is this? do you know the make of the motherboard? are you using on-board video?
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with both 256 in, does the bios screen (on bootup) show 256 or 512?

download Everest and run it. How much memory does it show?

http://www.freedownl...st-utility.html
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