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20 Apr 2013   #1

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit sp1
 
 
FX8120 Build OS Vista thoughts ?

I am preparing a Build to operate vista and maybe VM of Linux Mint

I am not sure of how I should go about this but thus far this is the build
Mother Board MSI 990fx -GD80
CPU FX8120
HD Seagate Barracuda 750GB 7200rpm
GPU HD6870
Cooling Antec 620 Khuler
Psu Cooler master extreme 700w
RAM still up in the air will go purchase in a hour or so
DVD re write drive LG DVD burner
OS Vista Home Basic 32Bit

I do plan to migrate to a Win8 OS just because but what are your thoughts on running Vista with this hardware will there be any issues this is just a pet project I always have room to upgrade also wondering should I go with corsair ram again for the Slight overclock or should I get something else I can only use 4 GB so opinions on deck

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20 Apr 2013   #2

Windows 8.1 Pro | Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit SP1
 
 

I see no problems for Vista with that build.
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20 Apr 2013   #3
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Windows 7 Ultimate X64 SP1
 
 

It should work well with Vista, but why?

Corsair RAM is a quality brand, I have been using only GSkill for my last 4 builds with very good luck and it seems to over clock well.
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20 Apr 2013   #4

Windows 7 Professional 64bit SP1
 
 

I have to ask.........why? lol Why Vista and why the FX8120?
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20 Apr 2013   #5

Windows 8.1 Pro | Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit SP1
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Britton30 View Post
It should work well with Vista, but why?

Corsair RAM is a quality brand, I have been using only GSkill for my last 4 builds with very good luck and it seems to over clock well.
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by kbrady1979 View Post
I have to ask.........why? lol Why Vista and why the FX8120?
My guess is he is using his spare parts.
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20 Apr 2013   #6

Windows 7 Professional 64bit SP1
 
 

That's what I thought, but I wanted to be sure.
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20 Apr 2013   #7

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit sp1
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by kbrady1979 View Post
I have to ask.........why? lol Why Vista and why the FX8120?
Yes I am using spare part plus I might migrate to 8 just for this machine
I am just getting it together I already eyed a SSD and I picked up 2x2 4Gb corsair vengeance just to see how it runs after that im going to beef it up for win 8 that is why lol
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20 Apr 2013   #8

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit sp1
 
 

Got these for a fair price


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20 Apr 2013   #9

Windows 8.1 Pro | Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit SP1
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Solarstarshines View Post
Got these for a fair price
Blow those stick pics up and post for AddRam
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20 Apr 2013   #10

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit sp1
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Dude View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Solarstarshines View Post
Got these for a fair price
Blow those stick pics up and post for AddRam

lol you're mean hahaha
you mean like this ?


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