Computer Memory Upgrade
An install guide on how to add or upgrade computer memory

DDR, DDR2 Computer Memory Upgrade

Finding The Memory Slots In The Computer

Once the case is open, the first problem is to find the DDR, or DDR2 memory slots! It helps to start with a user-friendly schematic of the motherboard, such as this one for the ABIT KT7A. For this motherboard, the third item down on the right-hand side shows the location of the memory slots.

Computer Memory Upgrade - ABit KT7A diagram

But then here's what you see when you open up the case! Substantially less tidy in a real-live PC, isn't it?

Computer Memory Upgrade - ABit KT7A installed

Skip Ahead

  How To Add Or Upgrade System Memory (RAM) For Your Computer - Home
  Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ's)
  Fix For "Out Of Memory" Error On Windows 98/98SE/ME Systems With More Than 512MB Of RAM
  Windows Problems With 4GB Of RAM
  DDR, DDR2 Computer Memory Upgrade
  Computer Preparation
  Inside The Computer Case
  The Computer Memory Slots
  The Computer RAM - DDR, DDR2 Memory Modules
  Antistatic Wrist Strap
  Installing The Computer RAM - DDR, DDR2 Memory Module
  Installing The Computer RAM - DDR, DDR2 Memory Module (continued)
  Final Computer Steps
  How To Change The Virtual Memory Swap File Size

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