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Trying to upgrade RAM

Discussion in 'Hardware' started by zaclies, Jun 30, 2007.

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  1. zaclies

    zaclies Thread Starter

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    I am trying to upgrade my memory in my Acer T180 with Acer EM61SM MB.

    I bought an OCZ kit (2 X 1GB) Found out my MB has a fixed voltage of 1.8 so couldn't use.

    Now have Mushkin kit (2 X 1GB) Pc 6400 800mhz. I made sure it is 1.8v.

    If I put in one stick at a time it boots fine. If I put in both sticks, the computer beeps and doesn't boot. If I remove the MB battery to reset CMOS is will boot fine, and works fine until I turn it off, and again it beeps, and I have to reset CMOS.

    Any ideas???
     
  2. lefty1953

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    What is the maximum RAM your PC will handle? Does it call for PC6400? Might be a setting in the Bios setup screens to change the RAM frequency.
     
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