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by sirchone
Wed Apr 23, 2003 9:24 pm
Forum: Recommendations
Topic: Best place to buy motherboards?
Replies: 7
Views: 1603

T o tell you the truth , I will pay a little more to buy from a good dealer, ( newegg, googlegear, and jncs).
by sirchone
Wed Apr 23, 2003 9:19 pm
Forum: Recommendations
Topic: Finished? - Build an inexpensive decent machine for my wife.
Replies: 21
Views: 3421

I have an asus a7n266vm - works great and setup was easy.
by sirchone
Thu Apr 17, 2003 5:21 pm
Forum: Recommendations
Topic: Thunderbird 1300 Replacement MoBo
Replies: 5
Views: 1116

Good thing because you HP power supply and case may not allow you to use another motherboard( very proprietary system) oh and you will need a new OS the hp one want load on a non hp board ( check their site for a work around.)
by sirchone
Thu Apr 17, 2003 5:18 pm
Forum: Recommendations
Topic: Board that supports XP 1800+ but uses SDR, not DDR?
Replies: 9
Views: 2311

DDR ram (PC2100) is cheap right now, you may want to consider a a7n266-vm from asus and add a modem.
by sirchone
Fri Apr 11, 2003 2:18 pm
Forum: Recommendations
Topic: What to consider when purchasing monitors?
Replies: 3
Views: 994

I have 3 monitors 1) Dell 2) hp 3) Xtreme flat KDS - the kds is 19 inch and it cost less than either of my other ones and performs quite well.
by sirchone
Sun Apr 06, 2003 4:12 am
Forum: Recommendations
Topic: Which is more stable?
Replies: 4
Views: 1353

what do you have now, power supply? , video card? memory? and what are you planning to with the PC? gaming, office , internet? Then I can make an educated suggestion. :)
by sirchone
Fri Apr 04, 2003 9:21 am
Forum: Recommendations
Topic: Starting new system looking for advices...
Replies: 17
Views: 3603

get a retail MSI video card, the cost maybe a little more but the free games package more than compensates for it.
by sirchone
Fri Apr 04, 2003 9:14 am
Forum: Recommendations
Topic: Using no grease on the CPU
Replies: 5
Views: 1350

Unless you over-clock like hell, just use the thermal pad that is already on your intel heatsink.
by sirchone
Thu Apr 03, 2003 2:39 pm
Forum: Recommendations
Topic: Advice needed, what to do with a 2nd computer
Replies: 13
Views: 3191

I take older systems and reload everything, then I find a needy family that can not afford one and give it to them. I have people give me there old working or non working PC and give it servicable. Many times local schools, churches and other organization can point you to a family that can benefit f...
by sirchone
Fri Mar 14, 2003 11:11 pm
Forum: Recommendations
Topic: new motherboard
Replies: 13
Views: 3872

Get the kt4 , good board.