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Old 08-29-2004, 07:09 AM   #1
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Hi there,
I was wondering if any one can help me with this, every time i try to reboot my computer i get a message come up saying (NOT A VALID COMPUTER) has any1 got any ideas how to get round this.
Evan when i use the installation discs and floopy i still get the same message!!!!!

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Old 08-30-2004, 06:02 PM   #2
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Make sure the motherboard supports the processor.The RAM, is a problem he need to make sure the kind he gets will fit his RAM slots, Certaint ypes don;t work for certain mother boards.Tell him to look here. http://www.tigerdirect.com They have a good list of computer parts that he can look at and try to find, they give info on them and a good description, Nice place to buy things from, as well I beleive pcworld or shop...not sure.

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Please explain how you got here ? If it's on a 2nd PC "you" have then transfer your learning there.
Posted by Cronodude360 - Yesterday at 07:02 PM
don't you get tired of saying it's a ram problem ?
(NOT A VALID COMPUTER) and posting,
Most or always it's not.
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Old 09-01-2004, 06:57 AM   #4
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do you have 1 cdkey with 2 computers?
MSI K8T Neo2-F
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