Having problems with your Gateway M505 Notebook ?

Gateway M505 memory upgrade not recognized

\015 I installed 2 512MB memory modules, replacing 2 256 MB ones. System still only sees 512 MB. Works OK, but no upgrade.\015

Answers :

Two things it could be either it don't support that much ram are 1 ban stick of ram
Repair Help & Product Troubleshooting for Gateway M505 Notebook

Tips for a great answer:

- Provide details, support with references or personal experience .
- If you need clarification, ask it in the comment box .
- It's 100% free, no registration required.

Suggested Questions/Answers :

Gateway M505 memory upgrade not recognized

Two things it could be either it don't support that much ram are 1 ban stick of ram ... Gateway M505 Notebook

Install more memory, install new dvd/cd drives

As far as the memory in your system goes, each memory slot can hold DDR2 PC2-8500, DDR2 PC2-5300, or DDR2 PC2-6400 with a maximum of 1GB per slot. You can add two 1GB modules to your present configuration if you choose.\015\012\015\012For ... Gateway 835GM (835GH) PC Desktop

Memory upgrade not working

This Laptop cannot be upgraded to higher than 512mb of ram DDR SDRAM ... Gateway 450ROG Notebook

Tsst-h652d not working after upgrade, thinks its a cdrom not combo

Well, I'm sorry it didn't work out for you. It was still worth a try. I have to agree with you. Since it isn't being recognized properly it probably isn't worth the trouble getting it repaired since typically that costs more than buying a new one. If ... Gateway GT5408 PC Desktop

Ram memory First my thanks to Eagle338,Wayneard and the fixya team for their kind help with my previous problem on this computer. Now, the Gateway 510x has 4 memory slots. Two white lock tab slots and two black lock slots. It came with two 256 sticks in the white slots. I tried to upgrade the memory with 1gb sticks. Nothing worked. Finally I put one stick in the black forward slot and it worked. No other combination of any sort would work only one stick. Specs say can use 3 to 3.5 for 32 bi

I recently upgraded the memory in a Gateway desktop with a similar configuration as your. If you only had two of the four memory slots filled before you attempted to upgrade, those two originally used slots must be filled first before you add memory ... Gateway 510 X Peak Performance (510XPP) PC Desktop

Can't get computer to recognize memory upgrade

Hello macvalland,Here's a 12-step memory upgrade procedure from the tigerdirect.com website:Upgrading Your Memory to Improve PerformanceCompiled By Our Editorshttp://static.tigerdirect.com/html/installingmemory.htm ... Acer Aspire 5315 Notebook

Vaio PCG-K25 Odd Problems with Upgrades (hard drive and memory)

There is always a catch with Microsoft operating systems.\015\012\015\012You must be using Windows Vista.It has a habbit of eating away a part of the memory installed.\015\012\015\012\015\012secondly,\015\012\015\012\015 ... Sony VAIO PCG-K25 Notebook

Have old Gateway GP6 350 tower. I am looking for a owners manual and what I need to do to uprade. Also, where is the harddrive located on these towers and what does it look like? Thank You for any help you can provide. [email protected]

If memory serves these little beasties were made in 1998-99. Believe it used an Intel Pentium II 350MHz processor, that is the Slot 1 type.http://www.cpu-world.com/CPUs/Pentium-II/TYPE-Desktop%20Pentium%20II.htmlIt proba ... PC Desktops

RAM Memory upgrade: 1gb modeles recognized as 512mb

You may have incompatible memory. double check your order and use only recomended name brand memory such as Kingston, you can look up the correct memory on their website, or on newegg.com ... Dell OptiPlex GX270 PC Desktop

Acer Aspire 5601 4GB memory upgrade problem

Did you try swapping the order of the memory sticks in the machine? for example, if you put stick 'a' in slot 1, and then put stick 'b' in slot 2, did you reverse it and put stick 'a' in slot 2 and stick 'b' in slot 1? sounds corny but i have fixed ... Acer PC Laptops

Added 2g to a dell dimension 3000, only 1g recognized

Memory Upgrade for Dell Dimension 3000, the Dell Dimension 3000 takes the PC2700/3200 DDR SDRAM DIMMs. Supports Dual Channel DDR. Memory Type, and comes installed with 256 MB (removable) of Memory. You can upgrade your Dell Dimension 3000 to up to a ... Dell Dimension 3000 PC Desktop

COMPAQ SPS-BD 1394 Motherboard - replacing microprocessor and memory

I normally ask for more information when people post problems but I can't even be bothered to go through all this driver to get to the root of your problem. Cut out the c**p and give the necessary.\015\012\015\012As a former tech, you should know wha ... Compaq Presario 5000 PC Desktop

Gateway Mx6440 Sound Problems, installed Vista

Did you download and install this particular driver from Gateway:http://support.gateway.com/support/drivers/search.asp?ref=step&st=browse&platform=10022&model=10773&os=10954&type=10096This is the specific V ... Gateway MX6440 Notebook

Memory Problems for a Gateway Mx3215 Laptop

There are two different memory modules for that series.You can determine which you need by the chipset for you machine.If you have a Via VN800 Chipset You need the 1024MB-DDR333, 333MHz, PC2700, 200p SODIMM, 2.5v. If you have the NVIDIA nForce ... Gateway MX3215 Notebook

Hp 530 notebook cpu upgrade

It's not posible to upgrade to a dual core, the motherboard is a different design. Keep in mind that the processor, motherboard and memory have a matched frequency. If the processor doesn't match the board then it won't recognize it. Since the board ... HP 530 Notebook PC

Gateway mx3222b laptop ram upgrade problem

Your computer does not support 1GB memory sticks. The max memory for that system is 1GB which would be 2 sticks configured as 512MB\015\012\015\012see below for the specs (i bold, italics and underlined the main part)\015\012\ ... Gateway PC Laptops

Constant restarts after upgrading memory to 512 on 300 gateway

The first place i would look -- check the new memory, make sure its the correct type and voltage for your motherboard. Next, check to make sure your ram are both the same speed, voltage , etc. some motherboards are picky about memory types and some r ... Gateway 300 C PC Desktop

Upgrading ram on laptop, new ram not recognized.

Remove the bios battery for a few seconds...and place it back on ...this will make it see the new ram memory modules...if you are sure they are compatible ..they will work .....in fact ..the ddr1 333 512 M is more that compatible with your system and ... Dell Inspiron 1100 Notebook

Gateway Essential Upgrades

Which gateway essential is it?\015\012\015\012 \015\012\015\012With modern CD burners (with Buffer underrun protection) you can use them with almost any processor (as the main problems are commuted by the buffer underrun protect ... Intel (RK80532PG0881M) Pentium 4, 3 GHz Processor

COMPAQ SPS-BD 1394 Motherboard - replacing microprocessor / cannibalizing into a Compaq Presario S5010NX, Prod. # DN032A-ABA, with a 2.5GHz Celeron w/ virtual memory problem. Details below

Hi dearwhy not make aconnection with another pc to other pc with crossing cable, you can sharing anything there, file ,printer...and allokecropp ... Compaq Presario 5000 PC Desktop

Memory upgrade problem

That does not sound like a problem with a memory upgrade. try to unistall McAfee and reinstall. The memory change may have threw McAfee off. Make sure that the ram is also in the right bus. Buses are color coded and the 2 ram stick have to go into th ... Dell Dimension 3100 PC Desktop

Medion ram upgrade

I'm not a guru, but your predicament is pretty simple.Depending on your OS (XP 32 bit, XP 64 bit, Vista), the OS will be able to recognize a certain amount of RAM. XP 64 Bit will be able to recognize up to 6GB of RAM. Vista, I have no Idea. 32 ... Medion MD 7317 17" Flat Panel LCD Monitor

Gateway Notebook MX3231 I purchased 1gb ram and the laptop wouldn't boot up. A tech informed me that gateway only recognizes certain ram. I went to the website and purchased the recommended pc4200 ram. Now the laptop boots up, but only recognizes 512m instead of 1g.

Hi, It sounds like the machine is taking 512MB of memory for the graphics.To check this in Vista click on the orb and in the search box type dxdiag and hit the enter key.In XP click on the start menu and in the run box type dxdiag a ... Gateway PC Laptops

I have recieved this Gateway computer from my brother. It has an XP system and I was told by a tech from embarg that I should and could easliy add memory. The machine as is has 496 ram. Where can I get the upgrade? Can Gateway send me the part? I have a friend who says he can do the installation. Thanks, Eddie

Most memory upgrade stick can be bought at your local store that carries computers if you order it from gateway you will pay a lot more then its worth.Sometimes you do have to buy them off the web which is a very easy process,most of them you enter y ... Gateway PC Desktops

Dell Dimension 4600 desktop memory upgrade

I hope that you checked and those 1G units are compatible with the slots...I mean if the pc supports 1G units...some mo Bo do not support more than 512 on a ddr slot...if the compatibility is OK ...try to see if inserting one unit in the slot where t ... Dell Dimension 4600 PC Desktop
  • Start your question with What, Why, How, When, etc. and end with a "?"
  • Be clear and specific
  • Use proper spelling and grammar
all rights reserved to the respective owners || www.electronic-servicing.com || Terms of Use || Contact || Privacy Policy
Load time: 0.3431 seconds