To upgrade the memory of a Gateway computer, first disconnect it from the power source, disconnect all cables from the CPU, and open the CPU casing. Next, locate the expansion slots on your motherboard. If there is an un... More »

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Use computer memory finder tools by indicating the specifications of your system. The tools then scan their databases to list memory sticks that are compatible with your computer. Corsair, Crucial and Kingston offer memo... More »

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Begin installing Windows 7 by checking the specs of the machine and choosing an edition. Back up data and choose an upgrade, if installing over a previous version of Windows. Make sure there is a reliable Internet connec... More »

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The amount of random access memory, or RAM, needed varies from computer to computer. A simple computer properties check shows how much RAM is currently installed on a computer. More »

Computer internal memory generally refers to chips within a computer that house the random access memory (RAM) or read-only memory (ROM). Generally, internal memory refers to RAM. More »

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A Digital Concepts card reader is a device that is able to connect multiple formats of memory cards to a computer through a USB port. Memory card readers interact with a computer in the same manner as a USB flash drive. More »

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Primary memory is the internal working memory of a computer, and it includes RAM and the cache. Secondary storage is also called external memory, and it includes the computer’s hard drive. More »