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post #21 of 33
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TNT-2 PCI graphics card (fan doesn't spin on it so that may be why they threw it out)
No. They threw it out because of the ECS mobo. Anyone that's had an ECS mobo knows that you feel compelled to throw it away every time you come near it.
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I got it to the bios, I just wiggled the 4 pin to the mother board to make sure it was on good and now it goes.

Edit: Does everyone agree that those two stick of ram shouldnt be run together?
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post #23 of 33
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Originally Posted by Jpshaff01 View Post
I got it to the bios, I just wiggled the 4 pin to the mother board to make sure it was on good and now it goes.

Edit: Does everyone agree that those two stick of ram shouldnt be run together?
They look different and we all know mixing ram is never good

if it works together, good, if not, you know why!
    
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post #24 of 33
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They look different and we all know mixing ram is never good

if it works together, good, if not, you know why!
My Pentium MMX 200 machine has two different sticks of ram in it, and it ran XP reasonably fast for a 200Mhz, 168Mb Ram, TNT2 16Mb using PC.
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post #25 of 33
One mans junk is another mans GOLD. I say have fun with it thats what I do with all the old computers people bring me. I store the parts,memory,CPUs,HDs Video cards. Everything is saved. I give it away just to keep others interested in computers. Keep us posted and let us know how its going.
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post #26 of 33
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I put my 120gb drive in it and installed windows, so its working. The dvd drive doesn't work though, nor the 6gb HD. Who really cares as long as the good parts work. Havent tested the TNT-2 because the fan doesn't spin so I'm pretty positive its toast.
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post #27 of 33
You could also use this as a file server.
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Yeah we probably will, I installed the lan drivers but for some reason I'm not getting any connection. Same cable I'm using on my main right now. So still gotta figure that out and its all set.
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post #29 of 33
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Originally Posted by Jpshaff01 View Post
Yeah we probably will, I installed the lan drivers but for some reason I'm not getting any connection. Same cable I'm using on my main right now. So still gotta figure that out and its all set.
Good thing is that LAN cards are super cheap anyways.
post #30 of 33
lol i just found a p3 system with a linksys wmp54g wifi card in it ,last night
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