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Old 09-14-2006, 06:43 PM   #1 (permalink)
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i have an old comp that has windows 98 on it, it still works. so is there anything coll you could do to it?
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What are the specs?

You could try to setup a server from it, as long as its not terribly slow.

Or try running Linux on it. Or even better one of the BSDs. Experiment!!!!
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Depends what you think is cool.

I would strip it down and try to sell the parts, possible use HD as extra Storage.

You could blow it up, that would be cool.
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BLOW UP A COMPUTER!!!!

Never. Every computer has its worth.
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Quote:
Originally posted by killux
BLOW UP A COMPUTER!!!!

Never. Every computer has its worth.
Yea,
A target.
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Yea,
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im not sure what the specs are
how much do you think i couldsell a maxtor 40gb hard drive for and where would i sell it?
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You could get like $20 for it, if you find someone that is that ignorant. You could try and sell it on eBay, or a used computer store might buy it, maybe even the whole computer.
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how much do you think i could get for it? (estimate)
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id keep a 40gb HDD ...you could try overclocking it to the maxxx and wots bsd?
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