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I have a packard bell computer - Imedia 1328, and have purchased a memory mod. 512MB DDR PC3200. How do I install it. IN easy step by step instructions for a silver surfer, please.

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  • MalcolmBrigg Oct 08, 2008

    Thankyou debbily. I will try this tomorrow and will let you know if this old silversurfer is successful.

    Regards MalcolmBrigg

  • MalcolmBrigg Oct 10, 2008

    Hi debbily, Another question please. My E/Mail said you had a further responce to my problem. How do I find it on this page. You need lots of patience to deal with olduns like me! It is very kind of you to bother. Regards, MalcolmBrigg

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Assuming you bought the right memory chip...

power down the computer. Unplug the power cord from the case. You can leave the other cables attached as long as you have room to work. Open the case. There should be a couple of Phillips screws on the back edge to release the side panel. Once you can see inside the pc, you will see all sorts of cards and cables. Blow out any dust bunnies. Find the empty slot next to a card that looks just like the one you bought. Don't touch the metal contacts on the memory chip. Notice the notch on the edge of the chip and the matching notch in the empty slot on the computer. Gently, but firmly push the memory chip into the slot. It should give a little click.

Plug in the power cord, reboot computer.

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