Silver Surfer in need of help and guidence!! Present system:Pentium 2:intel 333 mhz processor: 4Gb HDD:256mb memory(pc100,68 pin sdram dimm (16x64):Mother board???;Tower case:OS 98me: Would like to upgrade with these components: MotherBoard-AsusA7N266-VM-L SktA:Processor-AMD Athlon 1700:Coolermaster Hac-181 Heatsink&Fan: Western Digital Caviar 40Gb HDD. Can I use the memory I have now,or have to fit more "modern" ones. So is this possible,and what are the Pros&Cons.Any help would be greatly appreciated. Dwane Pype.
At the risk of being called a wet-blanket or worse, I would suggest passing on your perfectly usable but outdated PC to a student while it is still in one piece, and buying a complete new system with a warranty and modern Operating System like Windows 2000.