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RAM Check 2.1, freeware available at
While RAM Check will run in Classic under OS X, it's best to reboot in OS
9.x or earlier, and hold down the Shift key while doing so, thus defeating
as many extensions as possible. This maximizes the amount of RAM actually
I dug out the original installation CD for my wife's 7600, and it has OS
7.5.3 on it. That's what I would use while running RAM Check, since 7.5.3
is less of a memory hog than more recent system software, and thus will
leave more unused RAM that can be checked by the utility.
By the way, RAM is cheap now and your 7600 has eight RAM slots. For about
US $ 150 you can buy six more 128 MB DIMMs and put a full 1 GB in your
7600. It will be a much nicer computer that way than with only 160 MB of
David or Jo Anne Ryeburn
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