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Memory Upgrade Locks up Winword

2008-05-20, 22:43 PM
Hi need help, just upgraded memory on my T43 but nor cannot work in Winword. Can open documents but then CPU usage goes to 100% and stays there, lock up the document. Any suggestions
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Re: Memory Upgrade Locks up Winword

2008-05-28, 7:17 AM
Hello,
 
Have you tried running a program such as MemTest86+ to see if it finds any problems with the newly-installed memory?
 
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Re: Memory Upgrade Locks up Winword

2008-05-28, 11:51 AM
Try taking the new memory stick out and see if it operates correctly. If so get a different memory stick.
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Re: Memory Upgrade Locks up Winword

2008-05-28, 12:05 PM
Also would be worth taking the sticks out and rearranging them.  its possible that one wasn't in correctly which could be causing a problem.  often if that were the case it just wouldn't let your computer boot up, but there are exceptions to every rule, but its worth a try before you start replacing RAM
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