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I have an Acer Aspire L 3600 that has 1gig ram, I want to increas it to 2 gig. I went on to crucial web site and purchased the one they advised. Tried putting it in and it will not boot. Put old ram back in and its fine. Ram not faulty as put it in another computer and it worked fine, any ideas????


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The last thing i can see being a problem is that you may have bought high densiy ram and the computer can not take that. High density is lets say 16 Mb of ram on 8 chips, Where as low density will have 16 chips for 16 Megs of ram. It gets complicated but this is the best way I can describe this. Most computers cannot take high density.

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