[PLUG-TALK] Laptop Memory Question
heinlein at madboa.com
Thu Mar 10 15:08:51 PST 2011
On Thu, 10 Mar 2011, Rich Shepard wrote:
> I've a Dell Latitude E5410 with the 2G RAM I ordered for it, and I
> want to add more memory. The tech specs on Dell's Web site say
> maximum memory is 4G. My question is if the limit is 4G total (in
> both slots), or 4G per slot (8G total)?
> Does anyone know? I assume (haven't yet looked) that there's a 1G
> module in each slot now.
Assuming you're running Linux, run the dmidecode utility and look for
the section called "Physical Memory Array." There will be a field
labeled "Maximum Capacity" that will tell you the overall maximum RAM
your system can hold.
Paul Heinlein <> heinlein at madboa.com <> http://www.madboa.com/
More information about the PLUG-talk