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\015 I was given a bare bones gaming computer for X-mas. It came w/ no OS. Obviously, I have a working computer. It is running Windows XP Home. I also have a "Motherboard" Support CD( 2.9 S )that came w/ the machine. Can you tell me if it is possible to get this thing up and twitching w/ the materials I have on hand? If no, can you direct me to a reasonably priced what-ever-it-is I need to aquire to get the ball rolling? Heres the specs on the new machine:\015\012\015\012\015\012\015\012\015\012\015\012\015\012\015\012\015\012\015\012AMD 64 Bit Technology Processor. \015\012\015\012ECS Solid Capacitor Motherboard. \015\012\015\012DDR Dual memory Chips. \015\012\015\0127200RPM Hard Drive.\015\012\015\012ATi Rage128 Pro + TV in/ TV out. \015\012\015\0121 Year Manufacture Warranty. \015\012This Multimedia PC, sold fully assembled and ready for OS installation right out of the box.It is a great system for any PC user that would like to enjoy a better Computer experience.The System is brand new and sold in it's original packaging. \015\012 OPERATING SYSTEM IS NOT INCLUDED \015\012 Monitor Keyboard and speakers are for visualization purpose only \015\012\015\012\015\012 \015\012\015\012 \015\012 \015\012 \015\012\015\012\015\012\015\012\015\012\015\012 \015\012 \015\012 \015\012\015\012 \015\012\015\012Motherboard:\015\012 ECS 755-A2\015\012 \015\012\015\012\015\012\015\012\015\012\015\012Socket 754 for AMD K8 Athlon 64 processor ,High-performance Hyper Transport CPU interface. Support transfer rate of 1600/1200/800/400 mega-transfers per second .\015\012Cipset:North Bridge: SiS\302\256 755,South Bridge: SiS\302\256 964 .\015\012Memory:2 x 184-pin DDR DIMM socket support up to 2 GB ,Support DDR400/333/266/200 2.5V DDR SDRAM\015\0124 x Ultra DMA133/100/66 devices, 2 x Serial ATA devices, RAID0 & RAID1 configuration\015
It needs to have a cd or dvd drive in it, then you can add a keyboard, mouse, and monitor. Then all you need is another copy of Windows XP to install on it.
\015\012Hope that helps...
\015\012Hope that helps...
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