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I would like to upgrade my aspire3610 by changing the memory to 2 gigs ,do I have to back up the existing memory and is difficult to do

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No, but you want to make sure the RAM upgrade you get is compatible with your Notebook. The Acer Aspire 3610 uses PC24200 NONECC Unbuffered 200 pin DDR2 SODIMM RAM modules. It's pretty easy to do, just remove the access panel at the bottom of your laptop, remove the old modules by releasing the clips, pop-in the two new 1 GB modules, and then boot up the system.

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You will have to fill both slots to increase RAM
please look at this link:
http://www.crucial.com/store/listparts.aspx?model=Aspire%203610%20Series
this is at http://www.crucial.com/
you can use their online memory scanner or the drop down menus,that shall tell you all the details for your system..
please do remember that adding more memory may void your memory..installing is quite simple and its always suggested to back up important data before making hardware changes though adding memory is quite a routine thing..
hope it helps!regards!

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This is a fairly straightforward procedure. There is no need to backup anything on your system, although it is good to always keep a backup. I do suggest you keep a backup, but I've upgraded many computers without having to. At least backup your most important documents onto a USB key or an external hard-drive.

Since you are upgrading your RAM and not your hard-drive, you're only upgrading the memory that is used while the computer is on.

Posted on Nov 27, 2008

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