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Hi,

I was wondering, would be possible to take out the 1 GB DDR SDRAM I have in my eMac, and put it in the latest iMac, bringing the iMac up to 5GBs, or would there be issues doing that?

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I see a couple of problems:
1. different types of ram
2. only 2 ram slots

so ....nope.

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The iMac has four ram slots, two of which are filled with 2GBs sticks, leaving two more available for upgrading.
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The iMac has four ram slots, two of which are filled with 2GBs sticks, leaving two more available for upgrading.
oops I missed that ....ok so that still leaves the it's not the right ram problem.

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Do not even try it as the modules are not compatible.
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