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October 19, 2002 1:19:50 AM

HI,Im after some information, can anyone discuss the technical considerations when upgrading the memory(RAM) of a PC?
Here is my system info!!!!!!!!!!
Operating System System Model
Windows Millennium Edition (build 4.90.3000) MESH Computers PLC www.meshcomputers.com
Processor a Main Circuit Board
1000 megahertz AMD Athlon
128 kilobyte primary memory cache
256 kilobyte secondary memory cache Board: ASUSTeK Computer INC. REV 1.xx
Bus Clock: 100 megahertz
BIOS: Award Software, Inc. ASUS A7V ACPI BIOS Revision 1009 10/03/2001
Drives Memory Modules
30.71 Gigabytes Usable Hard Drive Capacity
24.51 Gigabytes Hard Drive Free Space

PIONEER DVD-ROM DVD-116 [CD-ROM drive]
TEAC CD-W54E [CD-ROM drive]
Generic floppy disk drive (3.5")

FUJITSU MPG3307AT (30.71 GB) [Hard drive] -- drive 0 128 Megabytes Installed Memory

Slot 'DIMM 1' has 128 MB
Slot 'DIMM 2' is Empty
Slot 'DIMM 3' is Empty
Local Drive Volumes

c: (on drive 0) 30.71 GB 24.51 GB free



Please help!!!!!!!! thanks

<P ID="edit"><FONT SIZE=-1><EM>Edited by carlaolondon on 10/20/02 02:56 PM.</EM></FONT></P>

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October 20, 2002 2:43:11 AM

We would need a description of your system.

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October 20, 2002 3:02:08 AM

Yah, if your mother board supports only SDRAM, then get a new mobo with either DDR or RD RAM. If you are already running DDR or RD RAM then up the speed of it to wherever you get the best preformance. For this step it is probably good to do some research and find out which speed of RAM is best for your Mobo as most people aren't going to go out and by a stick of each speed and see which one is the best bang for your buck.
If you have RDRAM make sure you buy it in pairs.

Unless you are doing video editing 512 MB is enough RAM for most people.

That is about as much as I can tell you without knowing your system.

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