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by jronald
Sat Apr 11, 2015 2:32 pm
Forum: Recommendations
Topic: Old, new build
Replies: 14
Views: 4385

Re: Old, new build

Take a look at these http://www.ebay.com/itm/361115187162?_trksid=p2055119.m1438.l2649&ssPageName=STRK%3AMEBIDX%3AIT http://www.ebay.com/itm/231524760187?_trksid=p2055119.m1438.l2649&ssPageName=STRK%3AMEBIDX%3AIT http://www.ebay.com/itm/321701662943?_trksid=p2055119.m1438.l2649&ssPageName=STRK%3AMEB...
by jronald
Fri Apr 10, 2015 4:10 am
Forum: Recommendations
Topic: Old, new build
Replies: 14
Views: 4385

Re: Old, new build

DRR. 2 Is cheap
Core2Duos. Are cheap.

All of my laptops are the above and I'm quite happy with the performance. Problem I'm having is the atx. Vs btx. Mobos.

Thks
Ron
by jronald
Wed Apr 08, 2015 3:15 am
Forum: Recommendations
Topic: Old, new build
Replies: 14
Views: 4385

Re: Old, new build

Auto correct. ...
6 hard drives
650 watt

Ron
by jronald
Wed Apr 08, 2015 3:13 am
Forum: Recommendations
Topic: Old, new build
Replies: 14
Views: 4385

Re: Old, new build

Not a clue what the name on the power supply is but I have had 6 HIS the video card and the mobo. Running off of it for over a year with no issues. I would like to stay under 50 all in and recycle what I can. As I said I use it about 10 hours a week. It is upstairs and gets used for a few minutes of...
by jronald
Tue Apr 07, 2015 1:51 pm
Forum: Recommendations
Topic: Old, new build
Replies: 14
Views: 4385

Re: Old, new build

Started off Compaq, after a BIOS flash it now says HP.

Ron
by jronald
Mon Apr 06, 2015 4:05 pm
Forum: Recommendations
Topic: Old, new build
Replies: 14
Views: 4385

Re: Old, new build

I pretty much have everything optimized that I can. The AthlonXP is getting very long in the tooth. Thats why Im looking for something more modern. Suggestions?

Ron
by jronald
Sun Apr 05, 2015 4:54 pm
Forum: Recommendations
Topic: Old, new build
Replies: 14
Views: 4385

Re: Old, new build

I have already killed everything I can, the issue is the system versus 7. It runs better than I thought, but still maxes the CPU most/all of the times. So Im looking to upgrade. Sort of looking at Athlon II, but cheap ATX boards are rare. Thought I found one for $20.00 on fleabay, but it was a BTX. ...
by jronald
Sun Apr 05, 2015 2:39 pm
Forum: The Water Cooler
Topic: Question on Ancient members
Replies: 25
Views: 14397

Re: Question on Ancient members

I joined just after my Birthday in 2003, so 12 years ago? Thats back in the AthlonXP days. First Hotrod MoBo I purchased was an Asus A7V133, damn finicky on memory, but can still hit the button and it will come up and run. A few have me beat, but I moved to Laptops and http://forum.thinkpads.com/ . ...
by jronald
Sun Apr 05, 2015 10:42 am
Forum: Recommendations
Topic: Old, new build
Replies: 14
Views: 4385

Old, new build

Been away for a long time, but it is good to see some of the old ones still haunting the board. Been here http://forum.thinkpads.com/ I need a desktop board for a system that is used perhaps 10 hours a week. Currently Im running 7 on a AthlonXP 3.0 cpu with 2 gigs of memory, and as long as i do one ...
by jronald
Sun Sep 28, 2014 5:27 am
Forum: General
Topic: How to make Mozilla Firefox even faster!
Replies: 108
Views: 210020

Re: How to make Mozilla Firefox even faster!

Pale Moon anyone?
http://www.palemoon.org/

Ron