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I cannot find the second memory slot on the sony vgn-a290 laptop.

All the documentation says the vgn-a290 supports 2GB of memory, but so far, I cannot find, or recognize the second slot.

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The second slot is under the keyboard. There are three small clips at the front of the keyboard. You can release them with a small screw driver.

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You have to pull the keyboard off. Its under that area. The easy one is on the bottom. The other one not to bad after taking off the keyboard and that is not to hard either.

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  • tazjohnson Dec 08, 2010

    When I answerd this I did not see that a person had already mentioned under the keyboard. He is right, Nice job bgifoil. I have a digital download of the manual if anyone wants me to forward it.

  • tazjohnson Dec 08, 2010

    I also upgraded mine to 2 gigs of ram using 2 1gig sticks.

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Hi!

I think what the documentation meant was a single memory card with 2GB capacity...your unit have only 1 slot for memory card and you can use 1 memory card with 2GB capacity.

Posted on May 27, 2010

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