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Old 10-09-2008, 08:07 PM   #21 (permalink)
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I clicked on your Motherboard link and noticed it was open box. I would highly recommend you don't buy parts that are open box. It's buying another persons problems.
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I clicked on your Motherboard link and noticed it was open box. I would highly recommend you don't buy parts that are open box. It's buying another persons problems.
I didn't catch that at first. Thanks for the tip!
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yes vista ran very smoothly with 2gb of slow 667mhz ram. but with 3gb the only improvement i noticed is games load faster.
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