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Is my presario v5000 using my ram upgrade

I upgraded my presario v5000 with one gig of ram. now it seems that its running slower then before. the control panel says i have 1.26 gigs but the computer does not run like it.

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Where did the ram come from? did you buy it or pull it from another computer? its possible the chip is either defective or not for your computer depending on where you got it, its also not that much of an increase so you may not notice it i would suggest getting another 1g stick because yours should take 2g 1 in each slot.

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