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Old 01-14-2008, 06:05 AM   #1
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just ordered my barbones kit with the equipment in my sig. except for the HDD and GPU (i pulled those outa the old one). I was wondering what your opinions were on the processor , i have $444 invested including the shipping and wireless pci adapter
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Old 01-14-2008, 06:12 AM   #2
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Well,For one thing,The onboard Graphics card on that mother board is better than the 5700LE Your putting in it.
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Old 01-14-2008, 06:14 AM   #3
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thank you very much , ONE of the issues i was debating about.
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Old 01-14-2008, 03:27 PM   #4
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The 4200 X2 is a good CPU, perhaps even as good as some of the C2Ds and it's a lot cheaper.
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the black edition x25000 is 99.00 right now,get it and spend your money on vid card
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What will the PC Be Used for?
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Old 01-16-2008, 12:24 AM   #7
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Ok , soo i went with a different pc. got the 4200 with two gigs ram and a 360 HDD. for the same price as the old one but had a 19" wide scree flat panel lcd.


Issue is vista wont play my games so i tried to add my old hardrive with XP and now its saying that it cant boot because its missing the hal.dll. file..... Whats Going On.
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You cant just throw a hard drive into a completly different computer, it has to be reformated ... if you are lucky it would have booted, but with many errors.
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Old 01-16-2008, 12:43 AM   #9
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understandable. any way to format my old 120 GIG compaq HDD with out clearing the built in system restore? only asking cause i dont have the xp disk's to put it back on the other if i format it
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