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Old 07-01-2005, 08:14 PM   #1
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Exclamation What is my Chipset?

How do i find what chipset i have?

my Specs any advice of what to do?
-512mb ram maxed out pc100/133, 2 256mb 2 dimm slots used
-3 ram slots total
-GeForce FX 5500 128mb ddr
-power supply DC 250watt or ac 115watt
-664mhz CPU PIII
-Micron ClientPro CN
-Memorex CD-RW drive 52x32x52x
-Hitatchi DvD Drive
-15.3g hard drive (going to get another, what size?)
-Getting a Tv card of some kind that will let me hook up my camcorder
-Windows XP service pack 2

Please give some kind of input of what i can do
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Old 07-01-2005, 09:22 PM   #2
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lokk on the black "tiles" on the mobo. They tell you what it is. It can be VIA, SIS Nvidia, ATI, etc
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Old 07-01-2005, 09:51 PM   #3
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Oh man.. it might be good if you just replace that entire PC... that P3 is slot based correct? If so, it is time for a new motherboard, RAM, Powersupply, processor, and hard drive.
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Old 07-02-2005, 11:45 AM   #4
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Hmm i think your right i should get a whole new tower that looks good and buy new stuff. Umm how powerful should the new powersupply be and ho much would it run for?
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Old 07-02-2005, 11:54 AM   #5
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doesn't everest tell you what you have? well it's a good program to have anyway download everest home edition. Google it or someone here will give you the link.
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Old 07-02-2005, 12:07 PM   #6
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http://www.lavalys.com/products/over...?pid=1&lang=en
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Old 07-02-2005, 12:11 PM   #7
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http://www.majorgeeks.com/download4181.html

ok so i'm a liar i'll tell it to you. Shoot me. sorry for double posting but this guys internet is killing me and i don't want to have to wait to load another page.
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