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Dell Latitude mem upgrade ; yes to 2x 128; yes to1 x 256MB; no to 394MB, HUH?

Discussion in 'Laptops' started by mdb, Jan 20, 2004.

  1. mdb

    mdb Guest

    I was trying to upgrade my memory from 256 ( i had two 128s) to run
    at 394md .

    Now it crashes constantly and seems to conflict with an external
    keyboard and mouse.

    It does not seem to be the DIMM slots, because it works with 2 128s or
    1 256, it does not work with 1 128 and 1 256. Brands are
    different, but all are PC100 CL 2?

    I am stumped.


    Any suggestions?
    mdb, Jan 20, 2004
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  2. mdb

    JHEM Guest

    Are you absolutely certain that the new 256MB stick is _solely_ PC100 and
    not PC133/100?

    I've seen this behaviour (and worse) on some laptops with PC133 RAM.


    JHEM, Jan 20, 2004
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