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I can't find the second memery slot on sony vaio vgn a790

I found the first memory slot on back , there is only one slot , computer says it has two slots.

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Second memory slot is under the keyboard. If you use link below and select 'user guide', then go to page 148 and it gives you detailed instructions on how to access the second memory.

http://esupport.sony.com/US/perl/model-documents.pl?mdl=VGNA790

I would appreciate feedback if this is useful. Thanks

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