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Old 04-14-2004, 10:52 PM   #11 (permalink)
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Update no more help were taking the stuff back to frys electronics. In this process we gained a free case and dvd burner without even trying. so were gonna buy parts from local computer shop even though they are more expsiive since they know how well of a job i do they are going to give me there take it back for service anytime free of charge and free install on upgrades. We are returning the 2.8ghz cpu, intel d865perl motherboard, kingston 512 pc2700, ati 9200, and wd 80gb. All that had cost about 560bucks.

P4 2.26 ghz, Intel d850emv2 mobo, 768mb of pc800, sony 4x dvd-rw, teac burner, nvidia ti4600 graphics, enermax 330watt ps
4 silent uv fans, cold cathodes in full tower antec case, round ide cables

SOny vaio 2.66 ht ghz modded into raidmax case with green cold cathodes.
P4 2.8ghz HT, 512mb ddr, Intel KD865gbfl, onboard video, raidmax case, blue cathodes, round ide, loomed wires, 4x dvd burner, wd sata 80gb hard drive
Intel d865perl, 2.8ghz northwood, antec sonata, wd caviar 20gb, Corsair 512mbx1 for now. 380watt psu, ati 9600, dvdrom cdrw floppy in black too match case
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Old 04-15-2004, 04:10 AM   #12 (permalink)
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I have this mobo and I had the same issue

I was trying to install windows on my 40 gb and it flat would not format the disk

I hooked up my 120 gb and it formatted right away

When the thing finally was ready the computer detected the 40gb just fine

try a bigger HD to format before you go to the trouble of taking it back

Awww Damn it!!! My computer is on fire again
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