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Old 12-27-2007, 02:47 AM   #1
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Is a barebone system something that you can buy that includes everything but the monitor, keyboard, and mouse etc.?

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Old 12-27-2007, 04:03 AM   #2
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The contents of a barebones PC varies greatly from package to package. Typically, every barebones system includes at least a case, power supply, and motherboard. Some systems add to this some combination of a floppy disk drive, video card, CD-ROM drive, mouse, keyboard, sound card, and speakers. A processor, system memory and hard disk drive are typically not included. As you can see, the exact contents can range from just the beginnings of a system to most of a complete machine, so you must ask specifically what is included in any "barebones" systems you may be considering.
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