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Windows 7: Ram for laptop!

14 Sep 2010   #1

Windows 7 Home Premium 32 bit
Ram for laptop!

I want to add Ram to my laptop, how do I go about finding out what kind to add and how much? Thank you in advance for you help.


it's a Compaq CQ60-615DX

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14 Sep 2010   #2

Windows 7 Professional x64 SP1 ; Windows Server 2012 R2 Standard

For the Size part I would Recommend using 4-6 GB of Ram
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14 Sep 2010   #3

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You could check here:

RAM Memory Upgrade: Dell, Mac, Apple, HP, Compaq. USB drives, flash cards, SSD at

Use their memory advisor tool to find out what your computer can handle and then you can shop around for best prices.
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15 Sep 2010   #4

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 (XP, 98SE, 95, 3.11, DOS 7.10 on VM) + Ubuntu 10.04 LTS Lucid Lynx

You can get all the details about your hardware using Speccy.
Google or visit the manufacturers site to check how much RAM and type your motherboard supports.

Based on the info on Compaq site, the max RAM your motherboard can support is 4GB DDR2 SDRAM, but there are no details about the motherboard model or RAM type
Compaq Presario CQ60-615DX Notebook PC Product Specifications - c01965727 - HP Business Support Center

A tutorial from HP regarding changing the RAM
How to Upgrade and Install RAM Memory Compaq Presario CQ60-615DX Notebook PC - HP Customer Care (United States - English)
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