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Cool 1st post memory related - 10-14-2011, 06:44 PM

I could not find any discussions about the bottom side memory access plate that unscrews.

Do I access adding or replacing the OEM 1GB memory module on a Dell Mini 1012 via this bottom port?
Or remove the keyboard?

If via the bottom side, is it an "add" 1GB or totally replace with a 2GB?
I don't know if there is an upgrade slot or not.

I have seen U-Tube videos showing memory access on the bottom side, however I am unsure which memory module that is.

Via the keyboard removal is beyond my pay grade thanks.

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Default 10-15-2011, 05:34 PM

The memory slot is under the keyboard, so the keyboard must be removed. It's quite easy though, and well worth it.

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Cool 10-15-2011, 06:52 PM

You must remove the 1gb or whatever is there and put in a 2gb chip, there is only 1 slot available....

Dell 1012 Service Manual

PS. its only 3 screws on the bottom and the keyboard comes out pretty the service manual..

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