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Table Of Contents  How to Build Your Own PC - Save A Buck And Learn A Lot
 9  Chapter 3: Installing the CPU, Heatsink, and RAM On The Mainboard

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Installing Memory (RAM)

Now that you have your CPU installed, it’s time to install the RAM. Most common today is DDR memory. It’s a good idea to purchase your mainboard before you purchase memory, just to be sure you acquire the correct memory. Read the manual that came with your mainboard to see what kind of memory it uses.

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