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PC2100 RAM I have been given some 512MB RAM to upgrade my PC. The labels indicate that it is DDR 184 pin PC2100 512 MB. Installing in my Gigabyte GA-7DXR+ board, it fits OK but does not work. The PC beeps and will not boot up. As far as I can tell it is the same as what is already in there. Any ideas please ?

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Sounds like the ram is corrupt.
If you were properly grounded installing it you should be able to claim warranty. Otherwise it was your fault.

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Sorry for the delay in my response.

Your computer will accept a maximum of 1 GB of memory. If both memory modules are the same brand and part number then it is possible that one of the sticks are bad.

Try each 512 MB memory stick in the first memory slot, without installing a second stick. This will troubleshoot to find out if one of the 512 memory sticks are bad. If both check out ok, then the problem is with the video adaptor.

Have you tried adjusting the refresh rate on the monitor as I described in my first response?

My final possible solution would be to upgrade the bios. Below is a link to the webpage for your computer system. You will find links for troubleshooting guides, driver and software downloads, product specifications, etc. If you click on driver downloads, then choose your operating system, you will be directed to a page that should provide the latest ROM (bios) update.

http://h10025.www1.hp.com/ewfrf/wc/product?product=93322&lc=en&cc=us&dlc=en&lang=en&cc=us

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