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Need more memory

\015 I need more memory for my desktop I have a W2060e machines it already has 256 mb ddr how much more do I need ? Runs really slow\015

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Depends on the operating system you're running and the applications you use. I'd suggest at least 512MB for XP and 1024MB (1GB) for Vista.
My personal computer has an AMD 64 3400+ processor and I run Windows XP. I do a lot of gaming on it also so I have 2GB of ram in it. At 2GB it runs most games well.
Also, take a look at RAM Def. http://www.download.com/RAM-Def/3000-2086_4-10109174.html?tag=lst-1&cdlPid=10185812
While I haven't used it much for actually fragmenting ram, it displays some useful stats about how much ram you are using and how much virtual memory (swap file) you're using. Adding these number may give you a better idea of how much ram you use for various tasks.
The virtual ram is hard drive space that windows uses as ram when there isn't enough physical ram. The problem is that virtual ram is inherently slow, so ideally you want enough ram so that your computer doesn't have to use virtual ram.
Hello,

Your machine takes PC2100 memory modules and yes you should have more memory to run WindowsXP.

For an eMachine the best way to upgrade your memory is to contact eMachine directly and have them advise you or provide you wit memory to suit your needs because their motherboards are pretty specific to them and the specs as sold to you are not available to us.

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