Removing. Press the retaining clips down and away from the DIMM socket to
eject the DIMM from the socket, then lift it out.
Installing. Match the two notches
on the bottom of the DIMM with the raised notches in the socket, then push the DIMM down
into the socket until the retaining clips pop up and lock.
Even though your memory is now installed,
dont pop the PCs cover back on just yet. Plug your computer back in and let it
boot up first. You may get an error message when the computer detects the new memory; just
follow the on-screen directions or consult the manual to fix the error. The computer needs
to update the amount of memory it thinks it has. It should automatically detect the new
value and simply ask you to confirm it. You might need to type in the new value yourself,
If your computer wont boot after you install the memory, try reinstalling the
memory. If that doesnt work, make sure youre installing the right type of
Once your computer is working, replace the cover. Your programs will run faster and your
computer should crash less.
How to install
Testing the memory (click here)