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I dont know what update program caused this or why. Alex Ethridge, Nov 26, 2008 #5 Sponsor This thread has been Locked and is not open to further replies. Cheers, anyway. Results 1 to 10 of 10 Thread: Any known installation problems for Dell Inspiron 530s? check over here

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It currently has 2 sticks of 128 installed Thread Tools Search this Thread 08-03-2008, 11:55 AM #1 calfy99 Registered Member Join Date: Aug 2008 Posts: 5 OS: winxp Join our site today to ask your question. got brain freeze Report • #2 Chuck 2 June 18, 2009 at 06:08:37 This should remove the Updates,Try System Restore to a date when all was good.Start >All Programs >Accessories >System Does Dell make RAM?

Not exactly the same model, but I had no problem with a previous model: Dell Dimension E520. but clearly something is . . Beans 3,061 Re: Any known installation problems for Dell Inspiron 530s? http://www.tomshardware.com/answers/id-2122211/dell-inspiron-1100.html Show Ignored Content As Seen On Welcome to Tech Support Guy!

Off-Topic Tags How-tos Drivers Ask a Question Computing.NetForumsWindows XPInstallation Dell Inspiron 1100 Windows upgrade Tags:Dell Inspiron 1100WindowsDell InspironupgradeUpdateoperating system Trevor W June 18, 2009 at 04:59:57 Specs: Windows XP Hi. FAQ Forum Quick Links Unanswered Posts New Posts View Forum Leaders FAQ Contact an Admin Forum Community Forum Council FC Agenda Forum Governance Forum Staff Ubuntu Forums Code of Conduct Forum Pentium E2180 is a 64 bit processor. First, I thought it was because I hadn't updated the BIOS, which I did, and got the exact same result as I have every time I try the new RAM: I

I'm actually beginning to think that Crucial memory finder might be wrong.... 09-12-2008, 07:01 AM #11 Old Rich AdministratorMicrosoft MVPTeam Manager - Networking - Microsoft Support - Hardware see it here I think Crucial makes DDRPC2700 and that runs at 333. BeansHidden! Thanks for your help.

You can mark this thread as solved by clicking on the Thread Tools link in your first post . . __________________ Rich 11-25-2008, 07:53 PM #18 nittany1 Registered Member http://realink.org/solved-upgrading/solved-upgrading-my-ram.html Thanks for that, Dennis; I was almost certain it was. D'you reckon I'll be OK running Ubuntu with 2 GB RAM.....or should I think about something a little lighter, perhaps? And absolutely nothing else.

Regards, Mike. Computing.Net cannot verify the validity of the statements made on this site. Last edited by Mike_Walsh; October 1st, 2014 at 10:06 PM. http://realink.org/solved-upgrading/solved-upgrading-ram.html Just my thoughts.

He's been running a 32-bit version of Vista, y'see; with his machine being newer than mine, I was pretty sure he must have one...especially since mine is, too. Computer restarts and crashes » Site Navigation » Forum> User CP> FAQ> Support.Me> Steam Error 118> 10.0.0.2> Trusteer Endpoint Protection All times are GMT -7. Thanks for that.

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CORSAIR ValueSelect 512MB 200-Pin DDR SO-DIMM DDR 266 (PC 2100) There were many reviews for this working on a Dell inspiron 1100. Adv Reply October 1st, 2014 #2 dragonfly41 View Profile View Forum Posts Private Message Iced Blended Vanilla Crème Ubuntu Join Date Mar 2011 Location U.K. I CANNOT figure out what the problem is. Like I said, it's just confirmation I need (and a wee bit of reassurance), since it's not my machine.

Compaq Presario SR1619UK, running Xubuntu & Puppies 'X-Slacko' & 'Slacko' Dell Inspiron 1100, running Xubuntu & Puppies 'TahrPup' & 'Precise' IF the advice given has helped you, PLEASE have the courtesy All I get is a the background image I setup for my desktop. Thread Tools Show Printable Version Subscribe to this Thread… Display Linear Mode Switch to Hybrid Mode Switch to Threaded Mode October 1st, 2014 #1 Mike_Walsh View Profile View Forum Posts Private have a peek at these guys vBulletin ©2000 - 2017, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.

I've tried all the 'buntus in MY old girl, but then I've got another 1 GB of RAM on top of that to play with.....and I've not had any problems myself. Adv Reply October 1st, 2014 #5 papibe View Profile View Forum Posts Private Message Floating Round My Tin Can Join Date Feb 2009 Location Dallas, TX Beans 7,648 DistroUbuntu 16.04 The motherboard determines the speed of the RAM. Regards, Mike.

I guess I will have to research that a little. It currently has 2 sticks of 128 installed and I was trying to add 1 512 (removing one of the 128's) After installing the 512 stick, and rebooting, the laptop will Staff Online Now crjdriver Moderator eddie5659 Moderator TerryNet Moderator valis Moderator flavallee Trusted Advisor Advertisement Tech Support Guy Home Forums > Software & Hardware > Hardware > Home Forums Forums Quick This is Kingston 512 DDR PC2700 or PC 2100 they told me at Circuit City that it was backwards compatiable.

When I put in one of the original 128's, I get the message I should be getting with the 512s--that Memory change detected message. I have been trying to upgrade my Dell inspiron 1100 Laptop memory. Posts: 1,551 OS: Puppy Linux 4.12 Are the specs the same? 08-04-2008, 07:40 AM #3 calfy99 Registered Member Join Date: Aug 2008 Posts: 5 OS: winxp service pk Generated Tue, 07 Mar 2017 18:22:46 GMT by s_bd41 (squid/3.5.23)

User contributions on this site are licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution Share Alike 4.0 International License. I'd try to find some 2700 __________________ Rich 09-12-2008, 08:11 AM #14 rallisonr Registered Member Join Date: Sep 2008 Posts: 4 OS: XP SP2 Okay. Or go straight for Ubuntu 14.04. [p.s.] also read this sticky ... http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=2130640 Last edited by dragonfly41; October 1st, 2014 at 09:28 PM.

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