New RAM not working

By Zent
Dec 28, 2007
  1. Hi,Again,

    I recently bought some new 1gb DDR PC3200 RAM 184 PIN, I already have 1 GB in there and wanted to upgrade it 2GB, My PC is still saying I only have 1 GB RAM, When I just added another 1GB to it, There is 2 blue slots and 2 White slots, I put the new ones in the White slots because the previous one was in the blue slots, Please Help :)
  2. SNGX1275

    SNGX1275 TS Forces Special Posts: 10,675   +389

    What motherboard?
  3. Zent

    Zent TS Rookie Topic Starter Posts: 34

    Hey, Hope this helps If not i can get more information

    Board: Grantsdale
    Bus Clock: 133 megahertz
    BIOS: Phoenix Technologies, LTD 6.00 PG 07/29/2005
  4. SNGX1275

    SNGX1275 TS Forces Special Posts: 10,675   +389

    It may be one of those boards that takes DDR or DDR2 RAM. In which case you can only use one or the other, not both. If you have 4 modules and 2 are DDR and 2 DDR2 then only one is going to work.
  5. Zent

    Zent TS Rookie Topic Starter Posts: 34

    So I wont able to upgrade to 2GB?

    The slots are DDRA1, DDRA2, DDRB1 And DDRB2

    I also got a Long Droning High Pitch Buzz for quite a while with all of them in
  6. Tedster

    Tedster Techspot old timer..... Posts: 6,000   +15

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