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Old 09-20-2006, 01:05 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Hey, this is my first post, and I was wondering if anyone knows if it is possible to replace my dell E310 motherboard with a motherboard that will support the current processor, ram, and hard drive. I guess the main question I have is what is the spec for motherboard compatability, or in other words, what motherboards are compatable with certain cases. Thanks a lot.

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Old 09-20-2006, 01:11 PM   #2 (permalink)
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if it is an atx case than almost any motherboard

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Old 09-20-2006, 01:26 PM   #3 (permalink)
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Dell cases and mother boards are proprietory. It is difficult to use a dell case with a new non dell motherboard. I would spend $50 to $100 on a new case and not worry about reusing the old dell one.
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Old 09-20-2006, 01:28 PM   #4 (permalink)
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I don't know if it is ATX, I think it's BTX.... not sure, does anyone know where I can go to find out?
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