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What are the specs of the ram? Plus, the board does not support gaming features(overclocking, fast ram, etc...). It'd save me a bit of cash if i can but I'm not against buying a new one. 12-02-2012, 01:48 PM #18 Tyree Emeritus Join Date: May That whole thing where it asks you whether or not you'd like to do anything is annoying as hell and turning it off was one of the first things I ended Source

There is nothing wrong with Vista if you have enough RAM. We have a suggested build list and all builds use top quality known compatible components: http://www.techsupportforum.com/foru...-a-668661.html Quote: Originally Posted by shotgn Hi Astrint! I'm typing on a generic "media PC" I bought just to have something that works for the time being. Forum SolvedWhat is the best way to move from WinXP to Win7 on my old-ish laptop? http://www.tomshardware.com/answers/id-2911617/frankensteining-computer.html

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I was wondering, would i be able to use the chassis from this computer for the amd or intel builds? if so, what is the preferred parts i should get and what kind of price range am i looking at? Now to the files.

I'm hoping this doesn't count as spoonfeeding--I'm just lost when it comes to motherboards and processors. Thanks for the help. Aug 3, 2005 #4 tdeg TS Rookie Posts: 119 Pretty much everything. How To Connect Two Computers Together To Make One Computer I'd like to not just buy a gaming pc right off the line and if possible i'd like to not pay $2204(the final price i got from a cyberpower pc i

You stated that you are running 16GB of RAM on a 32bit OS... How To Combine Two Computers Into One Once you have a nice list of components, it will be a helluva a lot easier to get people to look that over and help you out. My hard drive is only 160 GB, but that's fine for now. Fry":1z3ho9ym Build your own computer and install Windows XP.

Thread Tools Display Modes #1 12-10-2013, 12:48 AM Elemenopy Member Join Date: Jun 2003 Location: Indiana Posts: 871 Help me Frankenstein my old computers! Beowulf Cluster Forum SolvedLaptop A died. That's one of the reasons you see more multi-core-processor than multi-CPU computers on desktops. 3) It's not a project for someone that has to ask such a general question. 4) It Of course, i know the price will be going up a bit from there so lets say my price range is $2200 and then we'll be picky after that if we

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Salvage the Monitor" seems interesting. http://www.freedomcardboard.com/forum/showthread.php/24888-Frankensteining-My-Computer-And-a-Question Thanks for allowing me to make money off of you Classy! How To Combine Computers To Make A Supercomputer They are safe purchases. How To Combine Two Computers Processing Power Runs best on HiVelocity Hosting.User Alert System provided by Advanced User Tagging v3.0.6 (Pro) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2017 DragonByte Technologies Ltd.

Basically I need ideas and\or instructions. this contact form I want a computer capable of running a heavily filled browser and a mmo at the same time. I am using an hp with an AMD Phenom II X4 830 Processor with 2.80 GHz(not sure if i quoted that correctly) It has a 1.5 TB Hardrive and I've recently That's for internal use only. How To Cluster Computers

Considering you can get a decent low end PC for $500 it would be better to just get a new one. So I'm a bit wary of shops.) Note: I'm pretty sure that most of the PC issues that led to me closeting them were due to overheating (they do put crappy What are the specs of the ram? http://vgvinc.com/how-to/just-got-a-computer.php Forum SolvedI wish to buy a laptop for work- using accounts software.I presently have a Dell Vostro 1520 which is 9 years old.What is best Forum SolvedAll my old stereo system

I've used Vista on a former roommate's laptop, and I just didn't like it. Posting your PC specs will help us to assist you quicker and effectively. 11-30-2012, 04:27 PM #12 Astrint Registered Member Join Date: Nov 2012 Location: Indiana Posts: Also the power cables are different.

Also, if i go for the cyberpower pc, what sort of features should i choose?

Drive is jumpered as CS. The drive you can get for $200 or less (example) on Amazon and the dock for $30-50 (example) edit: Here's one of the IDE/SATA to USB converters I use that is A2x4GB matched pair is more than plenty. $150 is overkill for a case and you can get an almost identical case for less unless you really want white. The only real advantage it has is dedicated memory. (Unless it is the Onboard Video) Also, I didn't see mention of your PSU...

Elemenopy View Public Profile Find all posts by Elemenopy Advertisements #2 12-10-2013, 12:53 AM running coach Charter Member Join Date: Nov 2000 Location: Riding my handcycle Posts: Husband could use something so he isn't bugging me for "my" computer. It is a pretty long thread, so I may have missed it... Check This Out Make sure to get the bidirectional kind.

Password Register FAQ Calendar Go to Page... You need the kind that can read and write - hence bidirectional. I would use a Commodore 64 over a Mac. by juske3000How to select components to build a desktop computer by MattBruzerBuilding a desktop computer from parts by MattBruzerAssemble a computer by dragoncore74What is a CPU, what does it do, and

Frankensteining some shyz solved Can I Frankenstein a system together? I wouldn't use Vista if they paid me... I just get overly confused, especially with intel with i3/i5/i7 and how some of the lower numbers can be better than a higher number if something else is different. I'd also contend that you need an hour or two on a fresh install to get everything working the way you'd like it as well.

It's just that, I've spent a great deal of $$$ on PCs in the last 5 years, some of which were not bottom-of-the-barrel, by any means (including two for my husband's First, wouldn't they cause more heat inside of the computer case? Nerds unite, and share your thoughts It's All About Collecting The U : 448 different Miami Hurricanes totaling 5,500+ cards collection @ www.CardMagnet.info | tradelist @ www.TheCardAlbum.com Reply With Quote Older IDE drives will use ribbon cables that look like a flat ribbon.

So the question is : Rasp pi's best offering Vs. 1.8ghz phenom II X64 Quad-core for my Frankenstein. They have embedded chips that do the translation from IDE or SATA to USB 2, depending the type of drive you need to read. Son needs a computer for Minecraft homework. If you need continued assistance after that, please PM myself or another staff member to have the thread opened.

The ones for external use should all be bidirectional. it comes in multiple sizes and has good reviews. 11-30-2012, 05:21 PM #16 Tyree Emeritus Join Date: May 2009 Location: Illinois Posts: 51,675 OS: XP Pro-7 Bear running coach View Public Profile Visit running coach's homepage! B is old but usable.

I had intended to handle this myself, but small children, outdated skills and general inertia has made it...less than appealing. permalinkembedsaveparentgive gold[–]burninghey 0 points1 point2 points 10 months ago(2 children)Don't worry, your wireless card will fit just fine in the bottom long slot. If gaming, what kind of performance are you looking for? (Screen resolution, FPS, game settings) 1980x1080, 60 FPS, high What is your budget (ballpark is okay)? Find all posts by running coach #3 12-10-2013, 01:25 AM Shagnasty Charter Member Join Date: May 2000 Posts: 25,479 It seems like you are asking the wrong questions