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Ram I have 6 sticks of ram. 2 are 1Gb 2R, 2 are 512 kb at 2R, and 2 are 512 kb at 1R. Is there any combination I can install them so that they all are recognized? I should hoping to see 4 Gb of ram but at best can only see three? My home e-mail is michaellatulippe@yahoo.com; thanks in advance for yur help. Respectfully, Michael

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    Dell Precision Workstation 670 Memory Maximum Memory 16GB Memory Slots 6 Slots. Must install 2 at a time non-removable base memory 0MB Comments:- This chipset supports a maximum of 8 ranks. Dual Rank modules are only supported in the first two banks, sockets DIMM_1 through DIMM_4. Sockets DIMM_5 and DIMM_6 do not support Dual Rank modules.

    If Dual Rank modules are installed in sockets DIMM_3 and DIMM_4, sockets DIMM_5 and DIMM_6 are disabled. If 4GB is installed, the recognized memory may be reduced to 3.5GB or less (depending on system configuration and memory allocation). A 64-bit operating system is required to utilize more than 4GB of memory.

    If you install more than 4GB of memory, Dell requires an additional cooling fan.

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Does your computer support that much ram? Most computers only support 2 GB ram. Check with the manufacturer for info.

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