Daughter wants me to upgrade her PC from 98SE to XP for Christmas, if I remember it's quite low on RAM, 128 or 256Mb. What the minimum XP will run on plus I noticed on eBay that you can buy XP pro and office 2003 for £15, this seems ridicously cheap, though it says it comes with unused product key. What's the catch. TR
PC World are presently doing Office 2003 Student Edition for just under £90. The license that comes with it allows legitimate installation into 3 computers; has been a godsend in this house, with one son doing GCSE this school year, #2 son in Year 9 & Mrs g0slp doing mature student work herself.
We have XP on all our machines; 256Mb on one, 384Mb on the second & 512Mb on the third. I confirm that 128Mb is sloooooowwww, hence one machine now having 384Mb - I added a256Mb stick...
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