After adding ram internet stops

XP computer.  I have replaced 512 ram with 2 g on an hp wwindows xp sp3.   From the little I have been able to learn, this has somehow screwedup the registry.  I have used regcure , but no help.
micro25Asked:
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KavostylinCommented:
Hi,

I doubt adding RAM to your system would corrupt or change your registry.

Can i ask you to elaborate a little more on exactly what happens possibly give us a scenario so that we can assist you further with this problem.
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micro25Author Commented:
Thanks,   I replaced the 2 ram strips in the xp computer which speededup most operations.  But I could not connect to Internet Explorer.  I took the ram cards out and put them into another zp computer.  Same thing happened, no internet.  Internet was ok on both computers prior to adding the 2 g ram.  I checked Google, and that's where I discovered that the problem was most likely registry.  So, I am still at a loss.
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KavostylinCommented:
Internet Explorer is the only problem???
Have you attempted to use any other function of your PC???

When installing things like RAM i would always suggest running the latest BIOS update for your mainboard i doubt this is your issue.

Do you have your Windows XP Media???
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micro25Author Commented:
Yes, everything else seems to be OK.  I think I have the system recovery disks.  Note also that this is 1 of  computers on a LAN.  The othe computer gets into internet all OK.
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KavostylinCommented:
System recovery disc's arent going to help you unless you want to run a full recovery.

Try running the BIOS update and see if this fixes the problem.

Another thing you should try is

Start > Run > inetcpl.cpl select the advanced tab and select restore defaults.

what happens when you try to open internet explorer you still haven't told me what happens
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nobusCommented:
i never heard that more ram changed the internet behavior.
there's something else loose here; possibly bad ram
check if all the ram is seen in the bios, and in Windows
you can also run memtest to verify if it's ok :   www.memtest.org
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micro25Author Commented:
Hold everything.  I've taken the computer to a pro repair shop.  When I find out the problem, I'll let all know.

Thanks
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micro25Author Commented:
Ram tested OK.  Still could not get into Internet.  Finally took computer to repair shop, rteturned today.  Tech says registry was screwed up.  Had to use system replace disks to get the thing up & running.  Working OK now.

Thanks to all for trying to help.
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Thanks
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