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Memory card isn't ft

I bought a memory card 2 GB ( 1x2GB) PC26-400 NONECC UNBUFFERED 240 PIN DDR DIMM for my computer Compaq SR5510 P but the slot is not fit ! Can you help me

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    Nicolas May 11, 2010

    This is the suported memo-sticks for your pc:

  • Dual channel memory architecture
  • Four 240-pin DDR2 DIMM sockets
  • Supported DIMM types:

    • PC2-4200 (533 MHz)
    • PC2-5300 (667 MHz)
    • PC2-6400 (800 MHz)

  • Non-ECC memory only, unbuffered
  • Supports 2GB DDR2 DIMMs
  • Supports up to 4 GB*



  • So the sticks you bought should fit, did you try to reverse them?

    If the still dont fit, go back where you bough them and change to anyone as recomended above.



    Good luck

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Compaq's website says that the system will take the memory you bought. If the module will not fit into the socket, it's probably because you are trying to put in backwards. The two sets of contacts are different sizes to make it impossible to put it in the wrong way. Make sure you have the memory facing the right way and it should fit properly. If it still does not, you might have a defective socket. It happens sometimes.

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The PC26-400 DDR is not compatable to the Compaq SR5510. Check your DDR specifications for your motherboard and purchase the correct RAM.

Posted on Dec 05, 2008

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