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Need to buy memory

What does SOD ONLY mean when buying memory for my Gateway.
I have not been able to find out what the SOD means.

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  • ln06 Feb 15, 2009

    I have a Gateway with a serial number of 0028056119. I have not been able to find out the model number because it is at a friend's house who I loaned it to. I am going to pick it up Monday. I tried contacting MPC the company that Gateway turned over the service to but to no avail. When I looked it up with the S/N lookup option it gave me Memory: SOD only 256MB 266MHZ DDR as the original configuration but that did not sound right. The serial number was changed to GTW0028056119 under that option. Any suggestions?

  • Dave Thompson
    Dave Thompson May 11, 2010

    It might stand for SODIMM. What kind of Gateway do you have?

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Small Outline-DIMM or SOD only really applies to laptops! your post says you are desktop troubleshooting, is this true? if you post the make, type and model of your machine i will be able to tell you what the system supports

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