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Bad memory slot

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Posted 15 December 2009 - 10:12 AM

On an XPS 410, I had a memory module and memory slot two go bad. After testing the good modules in slot 2 and the bad module in the other slots, that is what I came up with. Is there anything to look for, that could bring the bad slot back to life? Is it time to think replacement motherboard? So far, the old board works fine with 3 x 1 gb, but what will go next?

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Posted 15 December 2009 - 03:41 PM

If you are certain it's the slot and the problem can be easily seen [like bulging, or burnt capacitors], you might be able to repair the board
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