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Windows 7: Almost a Newbie 2 W7. I have a few questions.

05 Feb 2011   #11

Home 7 64 on Alienware and Asus. W8 on Lenovo.

Now by new back port panel do you mean something similar to a IO shield, if so do most of those come with the spacer screws? This is something I will have to research being I don't want to get all ready to build and not have a clue on how to secure my MoBo.

Power supply calculator rocks! If my inputs are correct it gives me a 518 watt recommended rating. I do also have a slot fan on a lower pci slot I didn't count but that can't add much more hopefully.

I've had good luck at Amazon for various items, but NewEgg is the best. Ebay I never luck finding anything new I wanted for a good price, people there really like to jack up the shipping costs compared to most sites. TigerDirect is a great site to compare and get reviews but I rarely buy from there because prices seem high.

Appreciate all the help Doc!

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05 Feb 2011   #12

Win7 Enterprise, Win7 x86 (Ult 7600), Win7 x64 Ult 7600, TechNet RTM on AMD x64 (2.8Ghz)

Here are a couple of IO panel shields I coud find quickly. Most of the ones I have used just pop /snap into place on the rear of the computer

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