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Memory Upgrade ?

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#1 b3k6d


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Posted 25 February 2007 - 03:44 AM

Hello everyone

I have 3 computers all hp with winxp home
I'm buing new memory for C#1

what i want to do is move some memory around

can i take mem. from C#1 put it in C#2 then take C#2 and put it in C#3

hope you can understand that

thanks for any help

Computer 1

HP 563w

Memory info

RAM (standard)----- 512/2100 DDR (2x256)
Maximum---- 2 GB
Speed---- PC2100/PC1600
Type----- DDR
DIMM slots---- 2

Computer 2

HP a305w

Memory info

Memory Installed---- 256 MB (1 x 256)
Maximum allowed---- 1 GB (2 x 512) requires the removal of the installed 256 MB DIMM
Speed supported---- PC2700 MB/sec (messages at PC2100)
Type----- 184 pin, DDR SDRAM
DIMM slots--- Two

Computer 3

HP xt963

Memory info

RAM (standard)----- 128 MB SDRAM
Maximum----- 512 MB
Speed------ PC 133 (runs at PC100)
Size supported---- 64, 128, and 256 MB
Type----- SDRAM
Total sockets--- Two DIMMs
Free DIMM sockets---- One

Edited by b3k6d, 25 February 2007 - 03:46 AM.

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#2 Wildabeast


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Posted 25 February 2007 - 05:17 AM

You might be able to move the ram from c1 to c2, but it looks like c3 is the older style and your PC2700 won't fit. You can go to crucial.com and follow the directions, it will show you what memory will work in your computer... :thumbsup:
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