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You need an even number of ram with matched size to keep dual channel. So just let him know that he might not be in dual channel with the mismatched ram. Then you can usw the other and go back to dual channel yourself.
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he wouldnt be using dual channel anyway with only 1x2gb with nothing else. so really, for him keeping the 512 stick is best, correct me if im wrong, i dont know much about the technical stuff involving ram.

still waiting until i have enough rep to post in the FS section, then i might be able to make a few bucks on some stuff i have kickin around.
    
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he wouldnt be using dual channel anyway with only 1x2gb with nothing else. so really, for him keeping the 512 stick is best, correct me if im wrong, i dont know much about the technical stuff involving ram.

still waiting until i have enough rep to post in the FS section, then i might be able to make a few bucks on some stuff i have kickin around.
Craigslist is also a great alternative. That way you wont have to deal with shipping and the people can just come to you. Its hassle free!
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Craigslist is also a great alternative. That way you wont have to deal with shipping and the people can just come to you. Its hassle free!

thanks for the input! just checking out craigslist right now and i might be able to use it. fantastic, thanks!
    
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