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  • Forum Thread: Could you look over my Optiplex 320 upgrades and tell me if I did my homework correctly?

    First of all thanks to all the knowledge in these forums. On to the "HELP ME": The board in my Optiplex 320: My CPU upgrade (E6700): http://www.ebay.com/itm/Intel-Core-2-Duo-E6700-2-66GHz-Processor-/140940164606?pt=CPUs&hash=item20d0b03dfe My RAM upgrade (that apparently...
  • Forum Thread: inspiron 531s upgrade

    can someone please give me a link to get the fastest brisbane amd athlon 6000+ 3,0ghz that is compatible to the inspiron 531s. andi would also like to know the highest watt power supply topower this cpu. i would like links to heatsinks that work the best. and i need all these for my dell inspiron...
  • Forum Thread: Dell Optiplex GX520 Memory Upgrade

    hello, can I Install 4 Gb memory on Dell Optiplex GX520. What type of memory can I install?
  • Forum Thread: Dell Optiplex 620 Desktop Showing Amber Light

    Hello Everyone, I have a dell optiplex 620 machine. It was working fine 3 days back but yesterday when i turned it on it shows me amber light. I opened the side case and put out the memory (RAM) out then turned on the machine without memory. The machine has no sound as i know that if memory is not...
  • Forum Thread: Upgrade Desktop Inspiron 530 CPU

    My question Is it worth going from a Intel Pentium Dual-Core E5300 to an Intel Core 2 Duo E8300 for $100? My 12 year old son at his Mom's house has a Dell Inspiron 530 built in February 2009 (system below). The processor is a Wolfdale E5300, 2.6, 2MB, 65W, R0 (800 MHz FSB). The desktop has the...
  • Forum Thread: google plus

    I heard that dell was thinking about using Google plus for support i think this is a great idea. The video chat feature would be like text support on steroids, making it a lot faster and easier to find a solution to your problem copy and paste this in a new forum if you think dell should use Google plus...
  • Forum Reply: Re: I keep getting a blue screen that says Hardware Error / Memory Parity Error - how do I fix this??!!

    dellboy Hi, thanks for your help, but when I click on the Drivers and Downloads (in How to run the Dell Diagnostics) - this message appears: Sorry, an error occurred while processing your request. Anyway, my computer keeps freezing and I have to turn it off and on all the time, and a few times...
  • Forum Thread: Optiplex 320 + E6700 @2.66 GHz FSB1066 runs stubbornly only on 2GHz

    I successfully upgraded from E2160 to E6700 however it will only runs on 2GHZ as opposed to 2.66GHz. Is it because of the RAM? Why is the RAM just single channel? Turning ON SpeedStep in BIOS made no difference in term of CPU going over 2GHz. Latest BIOS updated. Attaching CPU-Z screenshots. Anyone help...
  • Forum Thread: Upgrading my XPS 435mt

    Hi i needed information since i am planning to upgrade my computer on which things i can put inside it. i plan to upgrade the processor, ram, and graphics card and add memory but i need to know which are compatible with my mother board. everything is stock right now. i need information of which type...
  • Forum Thread: Dell XPS 400 Uprgade.

    OK let me ask this in a different way. I have a Dell XPS 400 with 1GB of Ram. How much Ram can you stick in a Dell XPS 400 and what type? I cant run 'Dell's analyze' to get the answers I need. I realize I need to upgrade from Xp but I cant if I just have 1 gb of Ram. Win 7 would dog this...
  • Forum Thread: Dell Inspiron 570. i want to upgrade it for best gaming experience!

    i would like to upgrade my inspiron 570 for a better gaming experience but i'm new to this kind of things so i would like to know the best compatible equipment for my computer like the processor, RAM, video, and audio cards any help will be much appreciated.
  • Forum Thread: Upgrade Dimension 8400 to Windows 64bit ..either Vista or 7

    So this is what I want to do.. I have a Dimension 8400 that I'm trying to upgrade to Windows 64bit ... So I'm planing on buying: - Either windows Vista or 7(64bit) - Replace my ram with two of these " Kingston 2GB 240-Pin DDR2 SDRAM DDR2 800 (PC2 6400) Desktop" -I...
  • Forum Thread: dell inspiron 531s processor upgrade

    can you plz give me a link to a power supply and a link for a AMD Athlon 64X2 Kit, 6000+, 3.0G, 2MX2, Dual Core, 89 Watt brisbane. i need help on finding a power supply for this processor. i need a processor and a power suplly compatible in an insiprion 531s PLZ HELPPPPPPP!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
  • Forum Thread: Upgrading RAM

    I have a Dell Dimension 3000. I was wondering if I am able to upgrade my RAM to 2GB's without it harming my computer in any way, If so, where can I get the 2GB RAM upgrade? I also heard that you can only put so much RAM into a computer without it harming the motherboard, true or false?
  • Forum Thread: Gx280 solid Amber light help please :(

    Hi used a new gx280 about 2years but now it is discusting my pc gives me amber light and fan run like jet but when i restart 5 to 20 time quickly its run as normallY. winodws load and run perfect but few days i had this same problem that it gives solid amber light But fan runs slow..... all devices work...
  • Forum Thread: XPS 8300 - Ivy Bridge & RAM support

    I have been searching, and searching for a forum, post, comment... anything that confirms what is the maximum RAM supported in a Dell XPS 8300 and also whether Ivy Bridge CPUs are supported or not. I am yet to find anything conclusive (please share if you have), so, I have done the testing myself...
  • Forum Thread: my vostro 200 - memory and back up

    guys i need few answers question one i want to speed up my system how can i do that....? is it by adding more memory ?? question two i want to have all my important data in one disc my content would b around 20gb is it possible to do that on my system (i have vostro 200) question three...
  • Forum Reply: Re: CPU Upgrade for Optiplex 755 - Core 2 Quad?

    Nice one, looks like i got a cpu to buy!!. Cheers. The question about the ram is that i had 4gb of ram running at 800mhz which was reported in the BIOS setup then i added another 4gb but because of the diffrence in spd's and latency's the bios has clocked the whole lot down to 667mhz..Please...