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  • Forum Thread: Dell 690 and gaming?

    Hi, so I've been searching for ways to turn my dell 690 into a gaming computer I have yet to see anyone do it I am very new with computers but i do know basics and most components. Please help me on how to go about this and how to even begin my limit is about $500. Yes I am a noob
  • 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: Processor upgrade Dell Dimension 9200

    I have an older Dell 9200 Dimension with an Intel 1.66 MHz dual core processor. After upgrading from Windows XP to Windows 7 I started having performance problems. I originally had 1Gb memory but I just bought an additional 2 Gb which I will be installing as soon as it arrives. Should I also consider...
  • Forum Thread: Two Old Dells....What to do with them? Music producer maybe?

    I have two old Dell Computers one has a Pentumn 4 Processor and 324 Gs of space total, but I only have 125g's left, but I can wipe it and make it blank. I have another one with 50gs total and 20 gs left, and it has a Intel processor, low grade. I want to make a decent computer for beats...
  • Forum Thread: Dell XPS 700/720 Upgrade Questions

    Hey guys, I'm someone new here (posting at least!) and I have recently acquired a Dell XPS 700, with what I believe is a 720 motherboard as the BIOS splash screen and BIOS itself calls it that! Anyway, other than the motherboard, everything except the memory which I upgraded to 4 GB, is stock on...
  • Forum Thread: THE ELDER SCROLLS V SKYRIM - PC GAME

    I recently bought a Dell GX620 SFF Desktop computer using a Windows XP platform, with an Intel 2.8GHz processor, LGA 775 CPU, 2GB Interlaced DDR2 Memory, VGA onboard Video, F. I have updated with downloads and drivers as much as possible. I bought my son this video game, SKYRIM and when uploading the...
  • Forum Thread: Optiplex GX260 Upgrades

    I have a GX260 that appears to have been made in April of 2003 (that's what's printed on the cables and other components...I can't find a date on the mobo). I've done a lot of searching through the forums; and found lots of information. Some of it is conflicting and/or confusing. I would...
  • Forum Reply: Re: Optiplex GX260 Upgrades

    I believe it is a mini-tower; it measures 15.25" x 17" x 4.25". What I was looking to do was to turn it into an entertainment / gaming PC attached to my TV. In light of the other responses. It appears I would be better off selling this system, and purchasing something else. Thanks to those...
  • Forum Thread: Dell inspiron 530s startup issues

    I have a Dell Inspiron 530s slim desktop, hardware specs are as follows: 160 GB Samsung SATA hard drive. Toshiba Samsung DVD writer model TS-H635. also has a MSI N210 MDIG/D3 1 GB PCIe video card, low profile. Intel Celeron 1.60 GHz Processor. 350 Watt power supply. brand new, 2 1 GB RAM sticks, DDR2...
  • Forum Thread: Computer enters Power Saver mode ONLY when I play video games.

    My computer is a Dell Inspiron 546 with an AMD Phenom 9750 Quad-Core Processor, 6GB RAM, NVIDIA GeForce GT 220 graphics card, and I'm using Windows Vista. ALL my drivers are updated. It has no viruses and I perform routine maintenance on it. It runs fine whenever I use it for internet, Microsoft...
  • 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 755 - No video output

    sir i have Dell 755 but today i format myself after the format i have complte the all drivers but after restart my computer is not show displaying so Plz Plz Plz help me What is can do Please please please if anyone can
  • 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: 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...