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adding more ram

by vze4b39s / August 23, 2005 9:11 PM PDT

I'm wanting to add 1GB in addition to my current 512MB ram in my desktop...but my computer only has 2 slots for ram and both are filled with 256MB DIMMS.
Is there something "out there" that can combine both DIMMS into one DIMM slot so that I can add the additional 1GB I want into the other DIMM slot?
By the way, my memory is the PC2100 kind.

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you just buy two 512MB DIMM's
by ozos / August 23, 2005 9:30 PM PDT
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My thoughts. . .
by Coryphaeus / August 23, 2005 10:02 PM PDT
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Will your mother board/BIOS/OS support 1 Gig of RAM? Your RAM speed tells me that the machine is an older model. If your setup will support it, then it's purchase time. A 1 Gig stick and a 512 stick. But I've also found that anything over a Gig is major overkill.

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