ddr backwards compatible?

  IMAGEDKTR1 21:59 21 Jul 2003
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just a thought. have a pc with a busted up mobo that has 256mb of 266 mhz ddr ram i have found a replacement that says it takes 333mhz ddr
, would the old ram work in it?

  DieSse 23:41 21 Jul 2003

Yes - you will need to set the BIOS to run appropriately with it. I'm actally doing just this in my system at present.

  Stuartli 00:34 22 Jul 2003

It will run at the speed of the slowest memory installed - you can't make a silk purse out of a sow's ear.

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