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Memory chip set.

Shortly after solving an unrelated problem of crashing, due to overheating, I was unable to boot the computer up. It was discovered that I had a bad memory chip (supposedly). I replaced the chip only to have the same problem immediately so I removed the chip. I'm currently operating with only one 512mb chip and the computer seems very slow.

My question is:

How can I determine if I've actually got a problem with the chip or whether I might have a problem with the socket?

The computer is rated for up to 2048mb, can I use a single 2048 chip or do I need to use two 1024mb chips to achieve 2048mb?


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If you have overheated the computer you may have already done your damage to the mainboard. It may be time to replace the main board if it has been overheated. The CPU could have been overheated and damaged.

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