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Old 01-12-2005, 11:19 PM   #1 (permalink)
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I recently ( 2 days ago ) purchased a computer from newegg.com. I paid pre-paid check, therefor have to wait 3-4 days for them to get the check. Anyway, this will be my first computer build ever, and I am still fairly illiterate to computer administrative funtions. With my computer I have now, i mostly just installed games without knowing how anything worked and hoped the game ran. Somehow they always did. Well the point here, is I am wondering what exactly I should do once I assemble everything, to what I assume will be the correct way. Keep in mind I am a novice at this, so a farily detailed explanation would be HUGELY appreciated or any helpful links. I shouldn't have much trouble with hardware, as I have someone to show me how it goes together. But, they are also not to good on the software end of things. So, thanks in advance for any help, later.

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Old 01-12-2005, 11:29 PM   #2 (permalink)
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this will give you instructions:


also, search google for "how to build a pc" and if you have any particular problems, post again.

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Old 01-13-2005, 12:11 AM   #3 (permalink)
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Here is another very comprehensive guide, that should answer many questions. It helped me considerably:


Good luck!
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