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Sign in Create New Password We didn't recognize that password reset code. Find all posts by running coach #3 12-10-2013, 01:25 AM Shagnasty Charter Member Join Date: May 2000 Posts: 25,724 It seems like you are asking the wrong questions Not so with a POTS line. $40/month is too high in this case. It works pretty well, but has ups and down on long calls. http://songstersoftware.com/trying-to/trying-to-revive-daughter-s-old-486.html

Another approach is to install LTSP on the new machine and have a boot floppy or BIOS PXE loader boot from the new machine. That was understandable - as far as MS is concerned, the Enterprise is their core market, and Enterprise customers take dim views of stuff employees might use on their PCs instead That might have pointed out whether the problem was related to capacity or how it was achieved. Carry-In Repair $80/hr Our BEST Deal!!!

Reply Post Message Messages List Start a Board User Rank Author Re: Memory Info MeasurementBlues 3/6/2017 3:14:29 PM NO RATINGSLogin to Rate TonyTib, When a friend's office If you migrate from an old PC to a new one, you actually have two PCs, one fast and one slow. The drive you can get for $200 or less (example) on Amazon and the dock for $30-50 (example) edit: Here's one of the IDE/SATA to USB converters I use that is

It's pretty bare bones but it works. Posting in this forum is limited to members of the group: [ForumMods, SITEADMINS, MEMBERS.]Becoming a member of LXer is easy and free. Contact Us - Straight Dope Homepage - Archive - Top Powered by vBulletin Version 3.8.7Copyright ©2000 - 2017, vBulletin Solutions, Inc. You want a working computer or two and be able to recover some files off of old hard drives for less than $1000.

I fully reset the OS to Windows 7 ultimate 64-bit, used a third-party wifi adapter (CanaKit CKXW1000 WiFi Adapter), and i somehow misplace the previous hard drive facepalm, so i have Amazon link to original Workstation Text Specs of my current Build with it Operating System: Windows 7 Ultimate 64-bit Processor: AMD Athlon 64 X2 Dual Core Processor 5000+ (2 CPUs), ~2.6GHz It took all of 20 minutes to install on the server and the clients boot in about 20 seconds with only a BIOS enabling of PXE boot or pushing F8 at This is Steampunk done right—as actual art, not as a fashion statement.

You wouldn’t pay a monthly fee to your auto mechanic so why would you pay a monthly fee to your computer mechanic? Sign in Email Verified Thank you for verifiying your email address. jump to contentmy subredditsannouncementsArtAskRedditaskscienceawwblogbookscreepydataisbeautifulDIYDocumentariesEarthPornexplainlikeimfivefoodfunnyFuturologygadgetsgamingGetMotivatedgifshistoryIAmAInternetIsBeautifulJokesLifeProTipslistentothismildlyinterestingmoviesMusicnewsnosleepnottheonionOldSchoolCoolpersonalfinancephilosophyphotoshopbattlespicsscienceShowerthoughtsspacesportstelevisiontifutodayilearnedTwoXChromosomesUpliftingNewsvideosworldnewsWritingPromptsedit subscriptionspopular-all-random|AskReddit-funny-worldnews-gaming-videos-news-pics-todayilearned-gifs-aww-movies-Showerthoughts-mildlyinteresting-IAmA-Jokes-LifeProTips-OldSchoolCool-television-explainlikeimfive-gadgets-nottheonion-science-UpliftingNews-photoshopbattles-food-sports-books-GetMotivated-TwoXChromosomes-personalfinance-space-Music-dataisbeautiful-WritingPrompts-tifu-EarthPorn-nosleep-creepy-Documentaries-Art-Futurology-askscience-DIY-history-listentothis-philosophy-InternetIsBeautiful-announcements-blogmore »buildapccommentsWant to join? Log in or sign up in seconds.|Englishlimit my search to r/buildapcuse the following search parameters to narrow your results:subreddit:subredditfind submissions in "subreddit"author:usernamefind submissions by "username"site:example.comfind The PC in question is an HP/Compaq dc5750 desktop unit.

Server monitoring Against Terms of Service for most ISPs A Story It's easy to install newer kernels in Ubuntu distros Why Linux? That's just enough to run Windows 7. My point is really that Intel is investing 7B and the fab building itself is already completed from what I read. Why Frankenstein?

That really gets their attention.For the really old machine with dead hard drive this can be extended to boot from the server with LTSP, K12LTSP, etc. Two laptops here got the Win10 upgrade and Just Work, but the desktop has been "New and different Win10 BSODs. Hero Project Right now we’re offering a 15% discount on all labor for Police, Fire, EMSs, Active Duty, Reserves, Veterans. Now to the files.

needless to say just graduating from high school and without any job other then freelance graphic design i can't afford a new laptop, the screen is not worth fixing as the I get them for a fraction of what they cost him. I'll send him a message. Martin Rowe covers test and measurement for EDN and EE Times.

Have you? They are worthless. The online game would cause her to tie up her phone line. Win7 never did that here.

I hate win 10.

Reply Post Message Messages List Start a Board User Rank Author Re: Memory Info David Ashton 3/5/2017 11:40:51 PM NO RATINGSLogin to Rate Martin...if your user is No Passwords for SSH Sorry: I will take Puppy This is the main question of the future More...Site Menu Latest News Newswire Forums Syndicate Submit story Story HOWTO Don't miss our It should still improve speed, but needs yet another box to go wrong (and they do, I'm already dealing with them at work) between me and the internet. My husband, who is even much less of a techie than I am, is frustrated at the expenditure and the PC junkyard.

It had a 787mhz Transmeta Crusoe CPU (an early attempt at power saving), and IDE 4 HD (a BIOS limitation), and a whopping 256MB RAM, of which the CPU took 16MB Figure 2. theboomboomcars Jun 08, 200710:52 AM EDT Thanks for the link. GRRRRR!!

It's just that, I've spent a great deal of $$$ on PCs in the last 5 years, some of which were not bottom-of-the-barrel, by any means (including two for my husband's Datasheets.com Parts Search 185 million searchable parts (please enter a part number or hit search to begin) Cartoon Contest March 2017 Cartoon Caption Contest: "Beware the Ides..." "Your caption here!" 36 Close About Us Home News Opinion Messages Authors Video Slideshows Teardown Education EELife Events Android Automotive Embedded Industrial Control Internet of Things MCU Medical Memory Open Source PCB Planet Analog Power