Is this PC2-5400 the same as mine?

I have an old Dell dimension 9200 with PC2-5400 memory. I was looking for a cheap way to remove the current memory and get four 2gb sticks. I do not intend to do any overclocking with this computer.

Would this server ram work ok in my desktop?,or.r_gc.r_pw.r_qf.&bpcl=39650382&biw=1024&bih=638&sa=X&ei=0efGULdzhavJAdPVgIgK&ved=0CIABEPMCMAA

It is so much cheaper than my other options I am skeptical but I do not see why it would not work.

Thanks !!!!
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  1. Check your original ram label. It's probably non-ecc. On page 82 of your dell manual, it specifically states that you can't mix ecc with non-ecc ram. Use your original ram label to find some cheap non-ecc ram. I sometimes find dell owners on craigslist selling their old ram. Dell boards are sometimes very ram specific, as their bios' don't have any adjustments for ram speed, timings, voltage, etc.
  2. I don't have the manual but I would be removing the two 1gb sticks currently installed. Would you still be concerned?
  3. Hard to say whether your dell board will even post with any ecc ram. That ram is designed for server boards, not desktops.
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