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I have no sound on my computer

I have gotton this system as a gift. i am looking to upgrade to xp plus I have no sound and I would like to know if the memory is expandable

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Look up your system by serial # on the manufacturer's web site. There you will be able to download sound drivers, manuals and more. This will give you all the information you need, such as how much RAM it can hold, etc.

You will also be able to consult their sales support to get the type and model of memory you would need.

Upgradng to XP will require you to replace a few drivers anyway, so go ahead and do that first and download at least the network card's driver beforehand so that you can install that and go online for whatever other drivers you end up needing.

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