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Cannot upgrade memory on my Gateway MX3215

\015 Cannot upgrade memory from 256 to 1 gig. Have tried Kingston (with 3 different speeds) and Crucial but get blank screen with both upgrades. I am sure that I have the right specs for the memory. I have surfed the internet and noticed that a number of other people have the same problem with the MX3215.\015

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Yes this laptop can hold 1 GIG of RAM and that should using this type of RAM SODIMM (PC4300), if you still have the same problem try upgrading first using 2 piece of 256MB or 2 piece of 512 MB so we can see it will be working fine on those capacity....
There are two different memory modules for that series.You can\015\012determine which you need by the chipset for you machine.If you have a\015\012Via VN800 Chipset You need the 1024MB-DDR333, 333MHz, PC2700, 200p SODIMM, 2.5v. If you have the NVIDIA nForce 410 Chipset The you need the 1024MB-533MHz DDR2-533 PC2-4200, 200p SODIMM, 1.8v Hope this clears up your problem.
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