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Old 03-09-2007, 10:58 PM   #1 (permalink)
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I analyzed my computer and found the motherboard as the problem. Is it possible to replace it with this motherboard?

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16813136029

Computer Info:
HP Pavilion 8756C
Pentium 3, Socket 370 processor
SDRAM memory
Ultra DMA hard drive
Two optical drives
Floppy Disk Drive
2 pci cards
PSU 20-pin motherboard connector
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Old 03-10-2007, 02:02 AM   #2 (permalink)
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yes, you should be able to use that mobo with your current processor and other items. You will need to format the hard drive and load Winblows. That may require a new copy, because i doubt the recovery disk will do the trick on your new mobo.

Personaly, i would put that old bomb to rest and purchase a whole new computer. Depending on your tech level, you may want to consider a Dell. (not trying to be offensive, it's only a potential solution to your problem.)
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I have a Compaq Presario 2500 Laptop, I would like to get a new computer but my parents don't want to spend that much money.
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