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I have a EMachine Computer that has 512 MB and I want to changes this DRAM to 2GBs. I have purchased the two 1GB memory items from Tiger Direct and I need information on how and where to install them. Is it safe to remove the 512MB and then install them. I need a skematic on where they are to be installed.

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No, you've got it in one.

I think you'd only have two memory slots anyway.. so shut down, unplug the power, then remove the existing memory. Push the white tabs that are on either end of the memory out and down until the memory pops loose. Remove it, then install the new memory the same way around.

I'm not sure if your motherboard can support 2gb of RAM, but in any case, that is the correct procedure for upgrading memory.
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