Having problems with your Compaq Presario X1000 Notebook ?

Compaq x1000 i bought 2 i gig memory module.i upgraded the laptop but it seems that there is only one memory slot.....is this means i can only put one memory or there's another part of the laptop where i can insert the other one? the laptop has 512 mb total....the one i took out is 256 mb....


Answers :

The second memory slot is under the keyboard.
\015\012Remove two screws at the bottom.
\015\012Move downwards 4 switches at the top of the keyboard betwwen these letters (es-f1, f4-f5, f8-f9, f12-del) and raise it from the top.
\015\012Be careful not to remove keyboard ribbon-band.
\015\012There it is!!!!
\015\012Replace memory as standard.
\015\012Reverse procedure to set laptop to normal.
The original 256 is built into the motherboard. you can only upgrade the machine easily my swapping the other 256 with another chip. I found the engineer guide on the web through some searching, that shows how to assemble the machine and i suppose you could then swap the original ram with a bigger module, but it's not somethign I'd recommend... Why would you need more than 512mb anyway???
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