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Upgrading Acer Aspire T180

Hi Ginko

I've recently updated my PC with Corsair ram - 2 x 1GB DDR2-800 and AMD Athlon™ 64 X2 Dual-Core processor 5200 2.6GHZ.

It was fine for the first week but now it periodically freezes after being on for about 20mins. The only option when this happens is to turn it off by the power button as nothing else works.

It's been suggested that I update the BIOS. I contacted Acer but they weren't helpful at all.

Any ideas?

Thanks

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Try putting back the old RAM.

If it does not happen anymore, then it means it was the RAM.

This does not mean that the new CorsairRAM is necessarily faulty, but that it is having compatibility problems with one of the other devices, for example the video adapter.

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