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Dell PE 1600SC invalid memory configuration detected

When we installed 1gb DDR 266 ECC Reg. CL2.5, Computer screen display "invalid memory configuration detected"
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Sikander Sattar
e-mail: pcpsatar@cyber.net.pk
I have a Dell Optiplex 330 pc. When i try to boot the cumputer doesnot enter to the boot system. But the error light indicates that "memory module detected but invalid configuration. How can I fix it.

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  • yacobsbht Oct 28, 2008

    I have refered to the digonstic lights and thos lights indicate that:

    "Memory modules were detected but a memory failur has occured"

    Tpc is not displaying eny information on the screen. PLS help?

  • A Womans Computer Man
    A Womans Computer Man May 11, 2010

    hmm..well..that unit has more than one slot..put a smaller, previous memory module back in, with the 1 Gig, and see how that works..for you.

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You may need to install memory in matching pairs. If the new memory is a single 1Gb module and you didn't already have a similar one they may not work together. Try removing the original module(s) and see if it makes a difference.

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