Need help /advice upgrading

Hey guys.

I want to upgrade my RAM, as i know that's whats stopping me from playing better games and running numerous applications on my pc at once.

I want to upgrade my RAM, but wasn't too sure on how to do it.

Like what RAM can my system support, what makes, does anything work?

And stuff like that. I don't really know what i'm doing.

My PC is a Packard Bell iXtreme X2712, so yeah it's about 6-7 years old.

I have upgraded the graphics card from the standard one it had to a GeForce 8400GS
And also the Power box / Supply to an Arctic 500.

And i now need to upgrade my 2.00gb RAM.

My DxDiag reports and info are here :)



Anything else you guys might need to help me out and i'll get it to you.

IF anyone can help me out, that would be great... Thanks.
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  1. Unfortunately the Packard Bell iXtreme X2712 maximum memory is 2GB; therefore yours already is at the maximum (2 x 1GB DDR2 modules).
  2. well, i've only actually got 1 RAM in my PC, and it only came with one. so that must be a 2gb one?
  3. What does the OS show? If it shows 2GB, then use CPU-Z to see what module is installed.

    Edit: I have yet to find a site that claims that 2GB modules can be installed. CPU-Z will identify what module is installed. Note that even with 4GB installed only 3.25GB at most would be available.
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