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Computer freezing while the computer is trying to read memory

\015 When I go to turn on my sons computer, it freezing while it is trying to read the memory to go to the desk top. What could it be?\015

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As long as you have the correct ram and your computer is not crashing, like showing sings of " the blue screen of death," then your memory is still good. Well sounds like a compaq desktop, what is the model #? Its usually located on the front of the case or theres a sticker on the side or back indicating the year sn# or model# of it. Also what program is it running on? How much ram is installed?
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