Re: Computer build re-done, What ya think?
If it turns on very slowly, it helps a lot to turn off some of the startup programs. Type "MSCONFIG" into "run" and then click on the startup tab and disable the unneeded programs. This should speed it up a fair bit at startup. This way you should be able to get by with 512 in XP.
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