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Installing a 512mb PC133 memory module in a t1090 emachine. The pc wont recognize the module and wont boot nor go into post. Switching back to the original two 128mb modules and the pc works normal. Is there a limit for upgrading memory on this older pc or do I have a possibly bad module.

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Hi there
Your t1090 will only accept a maximum chip size of 256Mb and so it will not accept the added the 512mb chip as it cannot handle it. 512 is the maximum size of RAM for this machine but unfortunately you cant put it in in one go

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