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I have a elonex one t plus its running linux is there a way i can upgrade it to xp
You'll need a copy of XP with an unused COA (check ebay, but Best Buy or Wal-Mart carry them) . You can still use linux on a seperate partition as well, if you choose to go that route, but a 'clean' install is the most reliable way to install XP
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I have a elonex one t plus its running linux is there a way i can upgrade it to xp
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COMPAQ SPS-BD 1394 Motherboard - replacing microprocessor and memory
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I just bought an Acer Aspire One Netbook. Maybe I'm just crazy but everything comes up but when I open a new window, for ex: Ebay.com and I try to enter my information to sign in, I am unable to type the required information into the field. This works on any new window I open up. I tried on the netbook to login for help but again it would not let me type anything in the area where you ask the question. Please help!
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How to install windows OS on Samsung N128 netbook
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Problems with installation
The main problem with installing Windows XP on an Acer 4310 notebook always comes back to the wireless lan. You will oftentimes see an error code 39, and be told that the driver is corrupt or missing. The problem with the wifi card seems to be spec ... PC Laptops
My thinkpad doesnt works!
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No display lights
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Cannot restore Operating System files to Averatec 5110p,DVDfail?
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I am considering changing the processor in my wife's laptop to speed up the system but need some info' to see if the machine can be updated without too much of a problem. The model:Acer Aspire 3000 - purchased 3 years ago. The SIN? No is 00043-598-936-611 Product Key DP7CD 7QYYB-X4838-RVRKK-Q9VQ8 Currently have upgraded to 1.5GB Ram. If this can be done can you supply part name numbers to achieve this - or suggest another way. Regards, Bernard
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I had to install a new motherboard in my xps 410 i used all the parts from the old one when i turned it on i tells me (system dose not support the installed processor ) the motherboard is the same one as the the old one do i need to update the bios if how?
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That is really wild since I bought mine on June 25, 2008
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Acer aspire 5600. Did a system restore and the computer would not start the windows programme then stopped trying and comes up with 'ntldr is missing' and won't get past that. Any advice would be much appreciated. Running on xp
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