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Sony RAM upgrade issues.
\015 Hi, Trying to expand the RAM on my Sony PCV-RZ22G computer from 512 MB to 1024 MB by adding an additional card to my slot. However, when I reboot, the computer does not recognize the increase in RAM. Not sure if it is a BIOS problem or what the issue is. How do I tell if I have the most current BIOS update for my PC?\015
Sounds like the ram isn't the same. check that. It has to be the same.
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