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Old 01-14-2006, 09:50 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Default Cant find motherboard specs for HP

i'm lookin for the motherboard specs for my HP Pavilion 4540. Its a couple years old and i'd like to upgrade the processor to a P3 but i cant find any specs on it. i maxed the memory out at 256MB and would like to get a little better perfomance out of it.

*Opteron 165 1.8Ghz
*DFI Lanparty UT nF4 Ultra-D
*HIS Hightech X1900XT 512MB w/ Zalman VF900 (Core: 690Mhz, Mem: 1500Mhz)
*G.Skill 1GB DDR 400
*Kingwin Mutant X Series
*HP IDE Lightscribe DVD Burner
*Seagate Barracuda 80GB SATA II
*Maxtor 80GB IDE
*OCZ Gamexstream 600W PSU
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crack it open and look for some part numbers or something. There's usually a few key numbers somewhere around the processor.



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Download and run Belarc Advisor (

It will give you the manufacturer as well as the model number.

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