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I was given some software that was on an old machine running I believe windows 2000. I do have an old machine running XP but I was wondering if it could even work. Why you ask? Because to replace this software it will run 3Gs. This will be a dedicated machine with nothing else on it. It will be my POS machine running the Point Of Sale software
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XP should handle Win 2K software just fine. I use Win2K software all the time in my business and testing it on XP seemed to function well (although there can always be some hiccup)

Why not install Win2K, Dual Core chip, Small HDD and 2-3GB ram? It'll fly, win2k is super stable and a beauty to work with really and you wouldn't have any issues...
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I don't have win 2K handy
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either way should work fine on XP, get 2k thumb.gif
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Where though?
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