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Windows 7: upgrading from XP to 7 with a Pentium IV HT. stupid or smart?

14 Aug 2010   #11
tonypham

Windows XP
 
 

cool. how does one find out what mobo they have?


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14 Aug 2010   #12
Darician

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1
 
 

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14 Aug 2010   #13
KazeNoKoe23

Windows 7 Professional x64 SP1
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Darician View Post
Good advice.

There's also a free tool from Piriform called Speccy that will tell you what kind of motherboard you have, as well as some other neat info. Piriform is the company that made CCleaner, if that reference helps any.
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14 Aug 2010   #14
tonypham

Windows XP
 
 

i have an IBM think centre, so i guess not surprisingly the motherboard was "IBM IBM." has anyone heard of compatibility with that?
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14 Aug 2010   #15
Tews

64-bit Windows 8.1 Pro
 
 

Im running Seven on an older XP machine with no problems.. its a dual P4 HT 2.8Ghz with an Nvidia FX5200 and 2GB of memory... so Im sure that you won't have any problems..
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14 Aug 2010   #16
tonypham

Windows XP
 
 

does it matter if you install windows 7 on either the slave or master drive?
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 upgrading from XP to 7 with a Pentium IV HT. stupid or smart?




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