July 8th, 2006, 03:54 PM
new ram not recognized
Hey gang, I just upgraded my Toshiba Satellite M100-JG2 from 1GB (2x512mb) to 2GB (2x1GB Kingston)
COmputer doesn't see the 2GB, only 1GB - any ideas?
July 8th, 2006, 04:15 PM
July 8th, 2006, 04:20 PM
Either you didn't buy recommended compatable memory or one of the sticks is bad.
Did you use Kingstons Wizard to get the correct model number for the ram you bought?
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July 8th, 2006, 04:51 PM
yes i used kingston's wizard
Originally Posted by jankerson
I will try removing one stick and see
thanks for the quick replies
July 8th, 2006, 05:17 PM
well, somehow i managed not to seat the 1gb module underneath the keyboard the whole way.
now it's all good - i was hoping i wan't missing something in the BIOS that I would have had to reconfig by putting in the new memory
thanks for the quick replies again
July 13th, 2006, 04:20 AM
Suggest that you keep an eye on the module.
If memory module was seated at an angle,
Then power turned on,
Memory module damage may have occurred.
"I know nothing."
July 13th, 2006, 10:32 AM
will do - the module was seated flat and had 1/3 of the pins exposed/not fully seated.
thanks for the suggestion!!
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