Posted on 1998-10-14
Last Modified: 2010-04-26
Why don`t my Compaq Presario 4505 with win95 setup my new ram?(128 pin)32 mb.
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More info pls. Does your CMOS-settup show your RAM, what other RAM is installed, any error messages,... ?

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Does your CMOS show your NEW RAM?

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Strange that no error messages apeare. I know that some old Compaq PCs had problems with RAMs not sold by compaq. Maybe you must enter your CMOS-Setup do install the new RAM. Can you pls post the technical description (speed,...) of both RAMs (16MB, 32MB). Maybe there is a timing problem.

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