minimum system requirements

  redfieldc 23:57 16 Feb 2003
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please can anybody tell me the minimum system requirements for using broadband internet connection as i would like to upgrade from 56k
dial-up

regards infoslug

  GANDALF <|:-)> 00:03 17 Feb 2003

I quote from Pacific Internet.........

Intel Pentium II 233 MHz, Intel Celeron 300Mhz, AMD K6 233Mhz (or higher/compatible)

Win 98 SE, Win 2000, Win ME, WinXP

64 MB RAM

70 MB of free hard disk space

One free built-in powered USB port with Intel chipset recommended or 10BASE-T Ethernet port (depending on modem)

CD ROM Drive

Your operating system's installation CD

G

  Terrahawk 00:04 17 Feb 2003

refer to the company you are looking at they should provide this information typical min requirement is a pentium 233mhz

  King Diamond 00:05 17 Feb 2003

To be safe -

128 ram
6gig hard drive
300mhz cpu

Thats as low as I had it working on my spare pc, sharing a broadband connection via a 4 port router/firewall.

If your pc's spec is lower than that, then volley it right out the window, lol!

  -pops- 06:41 17 Feb 2003

The most vital requirement is if you can receive broadband through you telephone system. Check with you telephone company before setting your hopes too high.

Brian

  faichfolds 16:41 17 Feb 2003
  redfieldc 21:23 19 Feb 2003

thanks every body most informative (nice smiley GANDALF ) :-)

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