Having problems with your Toshiba Satellite A25-S2792 Notebook ?

I have a toshiba a25-s279. It had two slots of 256mb of ram. I took out the A slot and replaced it with 512mb of ram. I'm running 768 total. When I right click on my computer and look at the properties it only shows 480mb of ram. Can't get the 768 to run.

Answers :

The other ram which you had is not compatible with ur new 512, u must replace (B slot) with another 512 ram and it will surely run upto 1 gig. and its much better that way.
Change the order of the RAM, place the 512 where the 256 is and replace the 256 in the slot that the 512 was in.
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