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Old 09-10-2005, 10:49 PM   #31 (permalink)
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Originally posted by thomas49th
I've just start year 10 and i know vb, html and learning assembly code, c and matlab.
...and my dad knows 6 different types of assembly language, VB, QB, and almost every variant of C and Java, and he blew up my computer in 1 measly minute. There's a thick line between hardware intelligence and software intelligence.

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Old 09-11-2005, 09:18 AM   #32 (permalink)
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Hopefully final qusetions:

This case will fit wont it IS IT ATX?:

It also says. Do i have to buy extra cards to actully use them?
Dual USB 2.0
IEEE 1394 Firewire
Audio & Speaker ports

Also the Hard Drive will go into 1 of the3.5 internal and the DVD RW, CD RW into the 5.25", Floppy and Zip into external 3.5" and thaht's it?

ANd what do you mean tinker with timings in BIOS and voltage how do i do that what happens if it goes wrong?


Motherboard: (£94)
CPU:,00.html (£376)
RAM: (£164.94)
Hard Drive: (Bottom of page. £86)
Case: ( £47)

Video Card: (THIRD FROM BOTTOM...£306)
Sound Card: (£55)


CD RW: (£62)
DVD RW: (£37)
ZIP: (£58)



What will i do if i put it all together and it just dosn't work or blows up?
How much am i saving buy building my own pc like this one

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Old 09-11-2005, 02:01 PM   #33 (permalink)
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I see you have listed a DVD-RW and a CD-RW drive. You don't really need the CD-RW drive, as the DVD-RW drive is capable of writing to DVD's and CD's. If you MUST have a 2nd optical drive, just get a DVD Rom.

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