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Monitor by spodosaurus
Averill Cate, Jr. wrote: Anyone know how I can share the same keyboard, mouse and monitor between two PCs? Can I do this with software or do I need hardware? Thanks. Buy a KVM (keyboard, video, mouse) switch. Get a real one with mouse and keyboard emulation, not one of the ultra cheap...
June 26th 03 06:28 AM
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Upgrading Older System by Biff
I think the biggest bang for the buck would come from upgrading the processor. Faster K6-2 chips are available both new and used (i.e. on eBay). You might also use a K6-III (basically a K6-2 with on-die L2 cache). This board may be able to use a K6-2+ or K6-III+ chip. (See below link for...
June 26th 03 04:38 AM
by jaster Go to last post
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Monitor by Hawkeye
You do this with a KVM Keyboard Video Monitor switch. You can find them at www.newegg.com for one place that is reliable
June 26th 03 03:43 AM
by Hawkeye Go to last post
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AGP 4x 0r 8x? by news.verizon.net
I'm upgrading my system peice by piece, just popped in a Biostar M7VIW w/ an AMD 2000+ XP chip, running fine, now I'm looking at video cards. I can't spend a lot, got a baby on the way, and a 5 year old who eats like a horse and grows out of shoes and clothes overnight. PCGamer magazine...
June 26th 03 03:27 AM
by Terry Go to last post
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Two CD ROMs by Phisherman
I configured an old Toshiba CD ROM (XM-5602B) as a slave and connected it to an exisiting "middle plug" IDE cable to a SONY CD ROM. After rebooting Win98SE, it fully recognized the newly added CD and model number automatically. The Device Manager says that the Toshiba CD Rom is working properly,...
June 26th 03 02:42 AM
by Pen Go to last post
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Power Supply for New System by Naj
I am building a new system and I'm not sure if my current 300W power supply is adequate. The system will have a Asus A7N8X Deluxe mobo, AMD 2600+ Barton core, 512 MB 2700 memory (haven't decided what kind yet), a Nvidia TI 4200 (64MB). Do I need to get a 400W supply? I don't have a ton of money,...
June 26th 03 02:11 AM
by Overlord Go to last post
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120gig SATA Maxtor drived died after 2 weeks - read by John Smith
Gee - how much will it cost though?????? :-) J. "Jim Morgan" wrote in message ... M. B. wrote: I bought my Maxtor 6Y120M0 on June 2, and was happily using it with my new
June 26th 03 02:00 AM
by Adam Selene Go to last post
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newb questions about SCSI hard drives by fred.do
I intend to buy a "Maxtor Atlas 10k IV 36.7GB U320 SCA" from DABS.com for 138 (http://www.dabs.com/products/prod-info.asp?quicklinx=2CJKWS) 1) Do Maxtor SCSI hard drives come with a: a) SCSI PCI Adapter? b) SCSI Cable?
June 26th 03 01:59 AM
by Overlord Go to last post
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any problems with this combo? by Strontium
PS - Fix your clock! Grrrrr - Strontium stood up, at show-n-tell, and said: I would think that the main source of your headache, is the OS. Win98 was great, when it was current with the hardware. Unfortunately, it ain't so wonderful, anymore. The 9500 is a fairly 'next generation' video...
June 26th 03 01:34 AM
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Advice for new system by Jack Bruss
My son and I are finally going to replace his old Gateway PII 267, and we are looking for some advice on what parts to buy to build it ourselves. I think he needs it mainly for schoolwork, and he, of course, thinks it's mainly for games. I'm thinking an AMD processor in the 2 to 2.6 gig or...
June 26th 03 12:53 AM
by Jack Bruss Go to last post
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Hard drive seen as UDF or CDROM??? by res0r89p
Hi, I couldn't find any Part. Magic 8 (Win 2000) forums, so I'm trying here. After installing a new 80 gig drive (3rd in system) and resizing it with Part. Magic 8, I got a message saying I had "inserted a drive that needed a UDF reader", and whether to install a Reader. In My Computer, the...
June 26th 03 12:30 AM
by res0r89p Go to last post
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some terms! by bobb
On Wed, 25 Jun 2003 21:48:44 GMT, "leza" wrote: Can you please tell me how you define these 1) Bit Rate 2) Frequency 3) Clock rate 4) Transfer rate Are these all the same or what? thanks a lot.
June 26th 03 12:08 AM
by leza Go to last post
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older PC produces corrupt files by Stacey
Chris Wenger wrote: Hello! I had to re-install Windows 2000 on my PC. Now I've come across a strange problem. When I download large files (current example: Win2k Service Pack 3 with 125 MB) they are always corrupted. Has anyone ever seen something similar? Which hardware problem...
June 25th 03 10:44 PM
by Strontium Go to last post
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HELP!! - System will not run POST with Athlon CPU by PC
Got me stumped. Soltek SL-75KAV mobo, F5 build, got current Q11 BIOS According to maufacturers website, Q11 BIOs and F1 build upwards will run up to XP2700 Duron 750 CPU FSB set at 100mhz, multiplier and voltage set to auto Runs happily.
June 25th 03 07:08 PM
by Pen Go to last post
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quietest solution for P 4 PC? by Alan
Can somebody tell me what the queitest case and fans would be for a P4? I'm a total newbie. I'm also looking at water cooling by koolance, would that be quieter than air? Thanks Alan
June 25th 03 07:08 PM
by John Smith Go to last post
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O T ... anyone on here near Oviedo Fl? by [email protected]
If there is anyone on this group near Oviedo Florida, I'd like them to contact me directly. I am trying to arrange delivery of a PC to someone in that area, and can/will provide more details. Thanks in advance My email address is ttrpullano AT hotmail.com
June 25th 03 06:31 PM
by Bill Barto Go to last post
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quick questions regarding Athlon XP by fred.do
Which of these are the best for a Athlon XP 2600+ then? http://www.dabs.com/products/prod-info.asp?quicklinx=23B1WS http://www.dabs.com/products/prod-info.asp?quicklinx=2DHYWS http://www.dabs.com/products/prod-info.asp?quicklinx=17Z6WS "kony" wrote in...
June 25th 03 06:07 PM
by Li'l ol' me Go to last post
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P4PE Problems--another try by mad amoeba
posted to this NG some time ago with my problems with Asus P4PE. After much struggle seems that I've resolves most of them. System(win2k) feels much faster, finally got my onboard lan to work. However one problem that i still can not solve is onboard sound. The sound is often unacceptable. While...
June 25th 03 04:43 PM
by JAD Go to last post
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Getting frustrated with XP/Acpi and Bios update by Jouni Ruoska
Hi everyone, Ive started to hate Epox and Microsoft recently. This is due following: Ive had a stable system for almost one year now. It contains XP 1600+, Epox 8K9AI Motherboard with KT-400 chipset, 512 MB of PC 2700 (333) DDR, MSI GF460MX, 60 gb IBM Deskstar and Soundblaster Live Value. The...
June 25th 03 01:14 PM
by Jouni Ruoska Go to last post
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Router Recommendation by Derek
I need a router for a small network running windows 2000 server. I am using active directory and dhcp to allocate IP addresses. I want to get an ADSL Modem Router to be able to connect to the internet and share it to the rest of the network. Currently I've got a cheap and nasty offering from...
June 25th 03 11:11 AM
by Derek Go to last post
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