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Re: MR BIOS link

Post by io333 »

Neat, thanks for the link. Maybe the ol'e box will have yet one last upgrade.... maybe i have no sense at all.... <p></p><i></i>
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Post by jsc1973 »

Good luck. If you can find an old PowerLeap cheap, there's no reason it can't be bumped up to a K6-2 400/66 system and given a new lease on life. It was well worth the $30 I spent to get that old system capable of running something more than MS Office. The friend who has it now runs Quake II on it quite well, and it's acceptable for a lot of the multimedia content you get online. With the WinChip, it was hopeless. <p></p><i></i>
FIC VA-503+, Rev. 1.2, AMD K6-III+ 450@550MHz, 80GB Seagate ATA-100, 3dfx Voodoo3 3500 TV, TB Montego II Quadzilla, Win98se, 384MB PC100

Compaq Presario 1273, AMD K6-III+ 450@400MHz 1.8v, 40GB Samsung 5400RPM, extremely hacked Win98SE, 288 (yes, 288!) MB RAM
(Also an AMD FX-8350, which does the heavy lifting these days...)
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