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Toshiba Satellite A105-S2001 System

I had noticed a slow down in operating this laptop at first, Then I checked the control panel system and noticed that the 512 MB said that I had 448 MB. So I figured it to be a memory problem on the slow processes. I carefully removed them and put it back but it was still slow.
I bought an upgrade of 1 GB replacements.
Now on powering up it just cycles to where it sounds like the fan inside goes on and then off again. Until I hold down the power button and it stops.
What do you think I should do now?

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  • Anonymous Dec 21, 2008

    Upgraded memory to 2 gs from 512 now computer just cycles on and off. screen is dark. no messages of any kind

  • gravinaf Apr 13, 2009

    I have the same problem and the ram is installed as per instructins and seated properly. This is Toshiba problem on this model, look it up first. I have updates and updated the bios too

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Check to make sure the ram module is properly seated.

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