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Memory upgrade Hi, I've bought 2 512Mg Infineon PC133 168 Pin memory chips for my Compaq Evo D300 and when I install I get no video output and 3 beeps? Can You help?? Dave

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Your computer has memory problems. First check video. If video is working, you'll see an error message. If not, you have a parity error in your first 64K of memory. First check your ram's. Reseat them and reboot. If this doesn't do it, the memory chips may be bad. You can try switching the first and second banks memory chips. First banks are the memory banks that your CPU finds its first 64K of base memory in. You'll need to consult your manual to see which bank is first. If all your memory tests good, you probably need to buy another motherboard.

Or you have bought wrong type of memory for your motherboard.

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