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Laptop doesn't go past bootup process

\015 Considering buying this laptop on ebay. Says battery holds some charge, led comes on. Bios version A1004ms at 03/10/05. msi megabook model no. 1004c.HDD 40 Gb, 1.53 MHz, 256 Mb RAM (ddr 333)Any ideas on what could be prob? Would uninstalling Windows leave it in this state? If so, what to do to get it operational, is it easy enough to do?Current bid: $46.00, P+H $25.00, 19hrs to go. Has min. specs I want.PS Who are/is Leader???Thanks,Dianne\015

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That machine will be pain in the ***...it will run only in windows 98...windows xp will run but very slow due to the memory....ddr333 are more expensive than the cost you bought that computer..512md ddr 333 cost 50 to 60 dollars ..and you will buy wireless card to have wireless connection..cost you 40 bucks...buy more updated laptop and less pain in your wallet..to make this computer work ..do not install windows...instal linux
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