Computer newbies forum: ram maximum

by: robert-scamp July 29, 2006 8:09 PM PDT

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ram maximum

by robert-scamp - 7/29/06 8:09 PM

My MB manual states that I can use a max. of 512 MB's of ram. Yet when I go into the System Config. utility, and then into ''advanced'' I get a window that says I can limit my ram to 999mb's.
I have an older machine, P-3, 450 mgh with a P2-99 MB, but it does everything I need and it is fast enough. I keep it tweaked up with minimum running in background and it takes care of my photo and scanning work just great.. Would I be able to put in 2 512 sticks of ram and would it have a chance or working properly? or is the manual correct?
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robert-scamp

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