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At least, for me it works, I use this _very_ regularly. - Martin theboomboomcars Mar 26, 20074:31 PM EDT Yes please write up a howto on that, I have searched and This is what I do daily.9 · 7 comments Something fried in my PC but it appears that all the components are present8 · 4 comments [Troubleshooting] PC powers on for a second, turns off, But right now, we'd like to know: Top 10 Ways to Make the Best of an Old, Crappy Computer Top 10 Ways to Make the Best of an Old, Crappy Computer

My kids are using our old Thinkpad T43 with 1.5G RAM, with Lubuntu and an upgraded (7200 RPM from 5400 RPM) hard drive, and are able to work pretty well. And they work just fine for what I do (Word/Excel, downloading the odd datasheet, looking at EET, and occasionally catching up on TV I've missed (in which case my DSL speed First of all, forget about the computers themselves except for the hard drives. It contains quality articles relating to both technical and non-technical issues. - LinuxQuestions.org Discussion forums for Linux users. - LinuxHomepage.com A collection of Linux and free software news RSS feeds. -

You want a working computer or two and be able to recover some files off of old hard drives for less than $1000. theboomboomcars Mar 27, 20077:07 PM EDT Thanks that looks very simple. So using it as a thin client would be very nice. IT Support/ IT Service Just some of our services include: IT Support, MAC Repair, PC Repair, Virus Removal, 24/7/365 monitoring, cloud support, hosted Exchange, and much more.

On-Site PC Repair $95/hr 1 Hour Minimum Remote Support $85/hr 1/2 Hour Minimum Carry-In Virus Repair $120 flat We’ll preserve your FILES! DarrenR114 Mar 27, 20075:02 AM EDT @theboomboomcars -I second the motion for the howto. In my understanding,oldbox> ssh -X newbox newbox> konqueroris all that is needed. It works pretty well, but has ups and down on long calls.

As for what I need, I like the generic media PC I just bought for living room use ok. XP wants 512MB RAM to even think about working, so that was no surprise. Sign In. {* #registrationForm *} {* emailAddress *} {* newPassword *} {* newPasswordConfirm *} {* displayName *} {* firstName *} {* lastName *} {* addressCountry *} {* companyName *} {* eetimesJobfunction If her needs are met by dial-up, more power to her.

BuildAPC Beginner's Guide Chat on our IRC channel Daily Simple Questions threads Please keep in mind that we are here to help you build a computer, not to build it for For internet access, if data usage isn't high, wireless is one option, but will probably be at least $40/month. for example, instead of doing POTS + dialup, look at the cost increase for Cable + VoIP (e.g. Older IDE drives will use ribbon cables that look like a flat ribbon.

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Latest Discussions Some more on the Blackbutt solar system Not Buying It... The PC had four 512 Mbyte DDR2 memory modules, totaling memory 2 Gbytes. I used it for about a year as my wife's PC at home to get her used to Win7 and off XP, then we bought her a new Win7 PC for

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It's just that, I've spent a great deal of $$$ on PCs in the last 5 years, some of which were not bottom-of-the-barrel, by any means (including two for my husband's A couple of those conked out fairly quickly. Basically, I have a closet full of semi-broken computers (both PC and laptop); I'd like to clean it out. I have DSL, runs nicely at about 6.5 Mbits/s.

Either way is faster than booting a GUI on the old machine from the hard drive. The dual Nvidia 8800 GTX system is watercooled throughout, keeping noise to a minimum. That is simple enough as long as you ditch the idea of Frankensteining a bunch of old parts together to achieve those goals. That's just enough to run Windows 7.

Figure 1 shows the PC. It should still improve speed, but needs yet another box to go wrong (and they do, I'm already dealing with them at work) between me and the internet. I wrote an article for FreeSoftwareMagazine on the installation with EduBuntu from 2006 at http://www.freesoftwaremagazine.com/articles/linux_terminal_... If that isn't possible, I guess I'll just rip out the drives and have a PC tech mirror them on a big external drive and start anew.

needless to say just graduating from high school and without any job other then freelance graphic design i can't afford a new laptop, the screen is not worth fixing as the Reply Post Message Messages List Start a Board User Rank Author Re: Memory Info TonyTib 3/6/2017 3:05:41 PM NO RATINGSLogin to Rate To VoIP or POTS depends Have you? Let me suggest that you write it up as a tutorial and submit it here.

Publish it here. I cannot tell you what a huge time saver this is. So, I increased the memory to 4GB and it runs quite well. I am thinking that the LTSP thing is just what I need to get these systems going.

Close Resend Verification Email Sorry, we could not verify that email address. Elemenopy View Public Profile Find all posts by Elemenopy #6 12-10-2013, 02:44 AM deltasigma Guest Join Date: Nov 2012 I can't help you much with lappies but I Again, if I didn't have Destructor toddler hovering about, I'd be messing with it all myself again. (My old custom PC was the bomb for playing DOS games and emulators, for The easiest thing to do is pull out the drives and give us a list of the makes and models.

theboomboomcars Jun 08, 200710:52 AM EDT Thanks for the link. The online game would cause her to tie up her phone line. Win7 never did that here. Elemenopy View Public Profile Find all posts by Elemenopy Advertisements #2 12-10-2013, 12:53 AM running coach Charter Member Join Date: Nov 2000 Location: Riding my handcycle Posts: