Will an Apple store install third party ram?

Discussion in 'MacBook Pro' started by shakeman0, Jul 21, 2009.

  1. shakeman0 macrumors 6502a

    shakeman0

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    I was wondering if I took my macbook pro to an Apple store along with the third party ram if they would install it for me. I wouldn't mind having to pay 50$ to get them to install it. Do you think they would install third party ram at all?
     
  2. miiles macrumors regular

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    No, I don't think they will. However, it is a suuuper easy process. Directions should have come with your MacBook in the tiny book (maybe called "Everything Mac"?) and I'm sure that you will be able to find some tutorials on YouTube without much trouble.
     
  3. ArchXyrho888 macrumors newbie

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    No, i am sure they won't i've ask them before but then i end up doing it myself
     
  4. Michael CM1 macrumors 603

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    That's about as genius as spending $50 for someone to refill your washer fluid. It can't be simpler. On the older MacBooks, you take the battery out, take off 3 screws and put the module(s) in. Someone with a newer one will have to tell you how on those, but RAM installation prices are the biggest ripoffs (or best profit-providers) anybody will ever charge.
     
  5. AnotherFanBoy macrumors regular

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