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Old 01-04-2008, 08:38 AM   #1
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Default Need help on deciding on a OS

I recently got the idea to piece together some of my older computer hardware and create a spare computer. Ideally, i want to throw my 2 IDE HDD's in there as well as a USB HDD. I want to be able to host all my music and do most of my downloading on it. Initially i just thought i might stick with Windows XP Pro mainly because I liked the remote desktop option they had built in to the OS. I am however open to other suggestions. Can anyone make any reccomendations? I might want to try something new... My machine is a 1.6ghz, 1 gig ddr ram, 256 mb graphics card, wireless internet, etc... Thanks!

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Old 01-04-2008, 09:57 AM   #2
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you could use linux, but tbh xp pro will do the job just fine, and if you are used to it then it should be a piece of p**s

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hello, and welcome to computerforums!! i would just stick with xp if i were you.
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