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I am trying to find out about getting a 512 mb ram chip for my computer. it is a older compaq deskpro and i need to know how to go about getting more rams. can you help. thank you. delila bates delilaann@cox.net

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Just remember, that some older deskpro models only support up to 256MB cards. If you buy a 512mb, it won't even boot. (sush is the case with Compaq Deskpro EN Desktop Model 6400)

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Take the old ram chip(s) out. The speed should be the same. e.g. PC100, PC133 etc. and install your new chips

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