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  • Forum Thread: Dell Dimension 8300 Upgrade to Windows 7 from XP

    After installing a new internal 2T hard-drive, installing 4G ram, uploading the old XP OS (32bit), all Dell drivers, and updating Windows, I thought I was ready to upgrade to Windows 7. However, Microsoft says don't install it unless Dell confirms that my system will run it. Dell has no answer after...
  • Forum Reply: Re: Restore to factory image from the utility partition on a Vista Professional Dell Dimension desktop does not work.

    Thanks. There were actual instructions on this site for the Vista environment where no disc is used besides the hard drive. If indeed as you imply, they are wrong, then they should be changed. I may need another disc. Do you know how much they are?
  • Forum Thread: Video Driver Compatible with Windows XP Media Center on Dimension E510

    29 January, 2013 Q. Does the following Dell approved Driver for the AMD Radeon HD 2400 PRO video card also work with Windows XP Media Center version 2005 with Update Rollup 2. AMD Radeon HD 2400 PRO (128MB PCI-Express x16 (DVI/VGA) RV610) Web Post Driver release for AMD Radeon HD 2400 PRO File...
  • Forum Thread: System Idle Process Problem

    Hi guys! I have a Dell Dimension 2100 running Windows XP that has been creaking at the seams for a while now. I planned to get a new system shortly but events have overtaken me! For no obvious reason my PC does not load any programs on booting up. The wallpaper appears but then it stalls for...
  • Forum Thread: Dell Dimension 8400 compatible OS

    I have an old Dell Dimension 8400 that was given to my kids with no hard drive. I have since installed a hard drive and would like to know which OS is the best and most compatible. It does have a TV tuner card, but I am not sure the model as I have no documentation to go with the computer. I assume it...