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Old 08-02-2004, 04:46 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Hi, Does anyone have any suggests what I can use an old computer for. Sofar I've found these possible uses:

1. Using the computer to search for extraterrestrial intelligence with SETI

2. Make a carputer MP3CAR

Any other suggestions? (Possibly chuck it in the bin )

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Old 08-02-2004, 08:49 AM   #2 (permalink)
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sell it on ebay?
Use it as a gateway for the net so you can connect multiple comps in your house to the net (or for a gaming server).
Storage for old files??
Paper weight (depends how old this thing is)
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Old 08-02-2004, 01:20 PM   #5 (permalink)
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if to too old keep it with as u will not get good price Or sell it off
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Put Kazaa on it and download some porn.
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Depending on how good it is buy some games and then have a LAN party. Are you could use for like work or something like for typing things and making documents and keeping records and use your new computer for games and multimedia.
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2 words, TARGET PRACTICE!!!!
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Old 08-02-2004, 01:36 PM   #9 (permalink)
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use it as a learning tool for teaching someone else how to build computers or turn it into a server, my personal favorite is ....Put Kazaa on it and download some porn - jayhawker01 funny stuff!
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Hey I bought an external Hard drive for my Kazaa stuff. Crappy thing is it's still connected to my pc so all that adware gets to it.
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