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Windows 7: Memory sticks

17 Aug 2010   #1

WDS 7 Home Pre.x64
 
 
Memory sticks

Hi All .
I;m adding more memory for my laptop ..and i have 2 sticks 1GB & 2GB ,,
My question is ..Does it matter which slots they should be installed ...?
and should they affect performance if i put them in the wrong slots ..?
Thanks in advance .


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17 Aug 2010   #2

Windows 7 Ultimate 32-Bit
 
 

Well, are you replacing the old ones?
Are they matched? (Same Speed)
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17 Aug 2010   #3

Systems 1 and 2: Windows 7 Enterprise x64, Win 8 Developer
 
 

Doesn't matter which slots (it may matter if we had four slots in a desktop). Order doesn't matter. This is after the fact, but if one stick is slower than the other, that will be the default for both.
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18 Aug 2010   #4

WDS 7 Home Pre.x64
 
 

@josef613 ..I'm adding more mem. for the new one i just bought ..
and ..yes they are match ..even same brand .
@
Lemur .. got it ..
Thanks for your input .
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18 Aug 2010   #5

Windows 7 Ultimate 32-Bit
 
 

alright, then you should be good just as long as they are all the same speed.
Enjoy! And welcome to Sevenforums!
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