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Nodri_donri, pull your current memory. The brand & type will be marked on the memory. You want to match that memory when you buy. If your memory is small in MB size & you have only two slots to fill suggest you check you’re manual. The recommended memory type & speed will be listed there.
I will need the model number of your PC & the manufacturers name to give you a suggestion for memory

Good Luck & Kind Regards.

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What's your problem?bit ix38 quad gt motherboard with 2 gig of ddr2 ram i want to add a 1 gig stick of more ram that ive bought how do i do this? thanks windows seven


Top view of motherboard, scroll down. (Thought you might also like to read the reviews, and Comments)

http://www.bit-tech.net/hardware/motherboards/2007/12/06/abit_ix38_quadgt/2

Motherboard User Manual,

http://www.theraptorpit.com/forum/index.php?/forum/124-abit-motherboard-tech-support-unofficial/

1) On the motherboard the Blue ram memory slot that is closest to the copper heatsink, is ram memory Slot 1.
Also known as DIMM 1.

Ram memory ALWAYS has to be in this ram memory slot.
The Processor reads ram memory Slot 1 first.

2) The Blue ram memory slots are Slot 1 (DIMM 1), and Slot 3.
(DIMM 3)
The Black ram memory slots are Slot 2 (DIMM 2), and Slot 4.
(DIMM 4)

To run Dual Channel ram memory, means there are two LIKE ram memory modules ('Stick'), and they are installed in the SAME channel.

This would mean to alike ram memory modules, in both Blue ram memory slots, or both Black ram memory slots.

Since the ram memory modules need to be alike, they are generally purchased from the same manufacturer, and are the same kind.

Running ram memory in a dual channel configuration, is supposed to increase ram memory 'speed', up to 30 percent.

This is Baloney!
May look good on paper, but in actual use in the field it's cr@p.
Actual performance increase is more like 1 to 2 percent.
This has been proven by Tom's Hardware, and many, many motherboards, ram memory, Processors, etc.

So you have 2GB of DDR2 Sdram, huh?
Is it just one 'stick' of ram memory, or are you referring to two 1GB sticks?

If the above holds true install them in Slot 1 and Slot 3.

If not, and it is a 2GB stick of ram memory, be sure it is installed in Slot 1 (DIMM 1)
Install the 1GB stick in Slot 2.

It isn't the same as the 2GB stick.
It is 1GB.
Does NOT go in a dual channel configuration.

(Catching all this? There is NO dual channel ram memory!

It is ram memory that is -> ALIKE, and used in a -> dual channel configuration.
Used in two separate ram memory slots, that support the dual channel configuration.

Sold with the advertising scheme of 'Dual Channel', but really just means the two ram memory modules, (Or four), are -> alike.

1) Same Voltage used
2) Same Ram Timings
3) Same Chip Configuration
4) Same size in amount
5) Same frequency rate ('Speed')

With ram memory in a dual channel configuration, the ram memory modules team up on the task.)

For additional questions please post in a Comment.

Regards,
joecoolvette

Oct 31, 2012 | Computers & Internet

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I increased memory from 512 to 768 on Dell desktop with 2.4 celeron but did'nt seem to increase speed.what is the problem? Ray.


That minimal amount of increase is not going to be a very noticeable increase also the processor or a faster RPM hard drive is more for the speed. you can go to the system properties in control panel and then the advanced tab and then the settings tab on performance then to the Advanced Tab then to change tab in virtual memory then to custom size make the initial setting 1.5 times the amount of memory installed in your case 768 x 1.5 = 1152
on the max 3 x the amount of memory again, in you case 768
768 x 3 = 2304

Jul 07, 2010 | Dell Dimension 2400 PC Desktop

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Video card


There is no maximum video memory. When you add ram you add ram that can cap off at some point but is not called video memory. It is just computer memory. Sometimes your onboard video will share some of that memory. Older systems dont handle more then a gig 2-3 year old systems general no more then 2 gigs and really new systems can go up to 4 gigs of ram

Mar 19, 2009 | ASUS P4S533-MX Motherboard

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"out of memory" message appears when I try to print a spreadsheet


Obviously, your PC is quite an older one with less than the required memory. You might also have run other programs that might be hindering your MS works 8.0 as these programs are memory intensive! Solution: Add more than 2 Gig bytes of new RAM ( shop around for a cheap/reliable one )to your PC system as the required memory! As for the page file ( find it under 'Control Panel - System/ System Settings - Advanced - Performance Options - Advanced - Virtual Memory - C: or D: or whichever your logical drives you might have' ), try to increase it to 2 Gig bytes!

A security factor worth taking note of: Use drive D: or whichever data drive your PC uses for its data as sometimes hackers try to hack into your System/ OS drive like C: so as to compromise the IT security.

Your MS works 8.0 might require a re-installation after the increase of the RAM and the page file!

Feb 26, 2009 | Microsoft Works 8.0 for PC

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Increasing ram


According to Gigabyte's site, this board is expandable to 4GB of RAM using dual-channel DDR266/333/400 modules.

You can visit the site and get full information here.

Jan 19, 2009 | R.A.M. Computers Gigabyte GA-K8NS...

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Added 2 GIG Ram from Dell and now web pages keep reloading


Download and run Memtest86 from disk and post back it you get any errors or not

Dec 09, 2008 | Dell Dimension 3000 PC Desktop

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Increasing Memory Ram


According to the memory configurator at www.crucial.com your motherboard has two RAM slots that can handle one gig of PC2700 RAM each.

Look here for more information.
http://www.crucial.com/store/listparts.aspx?model=MS-6390

Aug 28, 2008 | Intel Motherboard

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Getting "Not enough memory available to complete this operation" error message using Sound Recorder


This problem occurs because of a design limitation in Sound Recorder and not because of any problem with the underlying multimedia. That means that the program is unable to access more than 2 gigs of memory by design.

Apr 08, 2008 | Microsoft Windows XP Professional With...

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2 gig ram stick


Absolutely, 2 Gigs stick of RAM exist. Unfortunately your motherboard's maximum memory supported is 2GB. This site specifies very clearly 1 gig stick max per slot:
http://www.crucial.com/store/listparts.aspx?model=P5VD2-MX+SE

A.J.

Jan 28, 2008 | ASUS P5VD2-MX SE Motherboard

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Not seeing other stick of ram


MAYBE YOUR COMPUTER ISNT CAPABLE OF HANDLING MORE THAN 1 GB ram UPGRAPE LOOK AT THE SPECS ON THIS MODEL TO SEE WHAT MAX MEMORY IT WILL SUPPORT.

Jan 17, 2008 | Compaq D310 (287944-CTO-4) PC Desktop

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