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(Solved) - T42 Thinkpad turns off randomly after adding RAM?

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Needhelpbro
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Today at 6:30 Central, I upgraded from 1.50 RAM to 2.00 RAM, and every so often it turns off on me. I heard something about upgrading a BIOS?

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raphoenix
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Do the Ram Modules MATCH EXACTLY as to Manufacturer and Product Number ??

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Needhelpbro
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How do I do that?

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Needhelpbro
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More or less, where is the info located on them?

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raphoenix
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Did you purchase Two Modules of (1) GB PC2700 at 333MHz memory ??

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ronniesonora
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There's a label on each stick of ram.

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Needhelpbro
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I solved it, I needed to update my BIOS.

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