pc not seeing ram

  LivEviL 13:29 03 Dec 2008

hey iv just updated the ram in my friends pc it had 256mb in and now iv put in 2 sticks of 512mb (1gb) when i right click on my computer and then properties under genral it only displays 512mb iv checked its in properly, any ideas?

xp pro sp2
mobo is Asus A7V8X-MX
1gb ram 2x 512mb
Field Value
AMD Athlon XP, 1666 MHz

  lofty29 13:54 03 Dec 2008

Is the RAM compatible with the M/B, Try one stick at a time and see what it shows.

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