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  • Forum Thread: Memory upgrade for 0RY007 motherboard

    I have been doing some research on memory for my Dell Inpiron 530. I have 4 slots for memory(2x1GB @333MHz, 1x512MB @333MHz and 1x1GB @400MHz installed now) I am planning on adding 4x2GB @800MHz but have to do it in 2 steps(2x2GB now and 2x2GB later). From what I understand, the 800MHz will only run...
  • Forum Reply: RE: XPS 8700 Motherboard Ram Upgrade

    Run "CPU-ID" & save the report. You'll never wonder what is in your box again. Along with your motherboard mfg/model, and all the other hardware, it tells you the max capacity of memory your motherboard will accept, including the mfg the associated specifications for each of the 4 slots...
  • Forum Thread: Precision T3400 Memory Upgrade to 16 GB DDR2

    I'm a (very) satisfied owner of a T3400 Precision Workstation. Currently the amount of RAM installed is 8 GB (DDR2, 800 MHz, ECC, unbuffered). The question I submit to the community is simple: can I upgrade the system memory to 16 GB? If so, which kind of modules (and manifacturers) should I...
  • Forum Reply: Re: Very disappointed with my XPS 710

    Perhaps someone should tell Dell this - since using their memory selector and plugging my service tag in returns the following memory choices from the dell website... http://accessories.us.dell.com/sna/category.aspx?c=us&l=en&s=dhs&cs=19&category_id=4325&mfgpid=193417&chassisid...
  • Forum Reply: Re: I keep getting a blue screen that says Hardware Error / Memory Parity Error - how do I fix this??!!

    dellboy Hi, thanks for your help, but when I click on the Drivers and Downloads (in How to run the Dell Diagnostics) - this message appears: Sorry, an error occurred while processing your request. Anyway, my computer keeps freezing and I have to turn it off and on all the time, and a few times...
  • Forum Reply: Re: How Expandable is RAM on E510?

    bens0472 I currently have an E510 w/ 1GB of RAM and would like to upgrade. Based on my service tag, Dell says that my system can accommodate up to 4GB and that it has 4 slots. Does this imply that each slot can only accommodate 1GB each? What's the best configuration if I want to get to 4GB? ...
  • Forum Thread: Amount of RAM for 32-bit system

    This question came as an aside in another thread I initiated today. The question is for a Dell Inspiron 530 built in Feb 2009 and which came with 3 GB RAM and is running Vista, is there any reason to add RAM. For instance, I could replace the 512 MB in two slots with1GB, and thus giving a new total...
  • Forum Thread: Upgrade Precision T3400 Ram

    Hi, I am planning to upgrade my T3400 with the following Ram. Could you please help me tell if the following Ram will work? CMS - 8GB (2x4GB) MEMORY RAM Compatible with Dell PowerEdge T300 Server DDR2 ECC REG Memory Size: 8 GB Memory Technology: DDR2 SDRAM Number of Modules...
  • Forum Thread: Upgrading my XPS 435mt

    Hi i needed information since i am planning to upgrade my computer on which things i can put inside it. i plan to upgrade the processor, ram, and graphics card and add memory but i need to know which are compatible with my mother board. everything is stock right now. i need information of which type...
  • Forum Thread: Dell Inspiron 530 RAM issues

    I have a Dell Inspirion 530 desktop that original came with 2g of RAM, I bought 2g more of RAM in the form of 2 1g sticks. When I install the sticks into the available slots it causes my wireless card to turn off. The computer recognizes the RAM, and shows it on the system screen as having 4g, but says...
  • Forum Reply: Re: Vostro 200 CPU Upgrade

    Vostro 200 with 8GB of RAM (4x2GB) running Windows 7 x64 without issues. BIOS reports 8192 and Task Manager Physical Memory (MB) Total 8181. Ubuntu memtest made multiple passes successfully. Also upgraded CPU from E2160 to E5200 with BIOS 1.0.16 (did not try earlier BIOS versions). CPU-Z reports...
  • Forum Thread: google plus

    I heard that dell was thinking about using Google plus for support i think this is a great idea. The video chat feature would be like text support on steroids, making it a lot faster and easier to find a solution to your problem copy and paste this in a new forum if you think dell should use Google plus...
  • Forum Thread: Please help: Dell Inspiron Desktop 531 fail to boot after RAM upgrade

    A week ago, I have an aging Inspiron Desktop 531 which I decided to upgrade. I installed Windows 7 home 32-bit and added a GT240 1 GB video card and system was able to easily recognize new card and PC was running stable. Last night, I decided to add 2 sticks of 1GB Kingston PC2-5300 CL5 RAM and system...
  • Forum Thread: what is the max specs of a dell inspiron 620

    Hey, Just wondering what the max specs are of this computers motherboard because I was wanting to upgrade the RAM to more Its current specs: Intel 2nd Gen i3 3.30Ghz Intel Integrated Graphics 4GB of RAM wanting to update to 10GB by removing 1 2GB stick and replacing it with 1 8GB...
  • Forum Reply: Re: Dimension 8100

    http://www.legendmicro.com/store/6319_INTEL-P4-2GHZ-S423-256K-400FSB-RETAIL---New-BX80528JK200G.lmsp?Category_ID=364&OpenTreeBranches = Copy and paste the above link into your web browser. This is for a BRAND NEW in retail box CPU. It also comes with a heatsink and fan, but you will probably use...
  • Forum Thread: Need Help Answering Memory Upgrade Questions

    Hi all, i am new to this forum as well as to working with memory, so this should be a easy one to answer...lol With memory upgrades, would i get faster speeds to add 2 sticks of 2G Ram, or 4 sticks of 1G Ram? Because after formating my cpu i just upgraded my Dell cpu today fr. 512MB Ram to 4G (using...
  • Forum Reply: Re: Vostro 230 Memory speed not reported correctly in BIOS?

    I have a similar problem. I have a Vostro 230, and the order sheet says that my memory is 1333 MHz. The bios screen says that it is 1066. I have been trying to upgrade the memory, and the local Micro Center sold me a 1333 MHz. memory board. when I tried to install it, the system wouldn't turn on...
  • Forum Thread: Optiplex 755 DT and 745 DT 8GB PC2-8500 DDR2 1066 Mhz RAM

  • Forum Thread: Installed RAM Card, Now Bootup Freeze!

    I have a Dell Inspiron 545 Desktop pc and I did a check on what type of ram I needed and bought one 2GB Card because it needed speeding up on some games. So the RAM card arrived today and I installed it properly but now when ever I start the pc it shows the dell loading screen but stays there and I can't...
  • Forum Thread: help me settle a RAM bet...

    my inspiron 570 came with (1) 2-gig stick of ram. i just added (2) more sticks of the same exact ram... total of 6 gigs. my buddy says i'm not getting the dual channel performance now that i am using 3 sticks. i see a total of 5887 MB avail memory for my system. should i remove one stick and deal...
  • Forum Thread: Upgrading my XPS 420.

    Hello everyone, I'm new to the Dell community but I have been tinkering with hardware and software for years. The problem I'm having is upgrading my XPS 420, my current spec is: Intel® X38 Express Chipset (Dell BTX) Dell 375W PSU Windows Vista 32bit SP1 4GB PC2-5300 DDR2...
  • Forum Reply: Re: XPS 710 and PC6400 DDR2 800MHz ram

    Hello, Yes, installing the wrong memory can cause many problems. Dell specs for your system say the only 533MHz and 667MHz speeds are supported. And I suggest that the CPU and buss speed are the determining factor for which is used. The Crucial memory site lists the supported speeds as 667MHz...
  • Forum Thread: Dimension 8400 memory upgrade

    Dimension 8400 Windows XP SP2 Media Center Edition with 1GB of memory. Which memory configuration below would result in the best & most cost-effective performance? I would like to upgrade the RAM in my Dimension 8400. Currently, I have 2 - 512MB sticks running at 400MHz in slots 1 & 2....
  • Forum Thread: How to Adjust Memory Voltage for Dell Studio XPS 435/9000 Desktop

    Hello, As per the above captioned subject is there anyway I can manually tweak the memory voltage for the Dell Studio XPS 9000 Desktop from 1.5v to 1.65v? I would like to take advantage of more memory in the PC3-12800 DIMM category? The A13 BIOS apparently does not have the option to tweak this setting...
  • Forum Reply: Re: Upgrade PSU on my i570-6990BK

    This is the upgrade I'll be doing in the next couple of weeks PSU = Cooler Master GX - 650W 80 PLUS Bronze Power Supply (RS650-ACAAD3-U Graphics Care = ASUS EAH6570/DI/1GD3(LP) Radeon HD 6570 DDR3 1 GB Video Card and RAM will go to 8GB using 4 2GB sticks Will let ya'll know how it goes...