Processor Speed

  OPEN18 18:38 01 May 2004
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When my machine boots up, the info says that it had a Pentium 3 processor. Additionally, the sticker on the outside of the box says pentium 3. However, in System in the Control Panel, it says Pentium 2.

Is there a reason for this? Has someone swapped them? Can I resolve this?

  stalion 20:42 01 May 2004

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  OPEN18 17:02 02 May 2004

Thanks

That showed Pentium III. So what speed is my PC running and how do I tell it that I have a Pentium III and not a Pentium II?

Anyone help?

  harps1h 17:07 02 May 2004

if you run xp, go to my computer and look at system information then the general tab there it tells you the cpu speed and the amount of ram you have.

  OPEN18 10:09 04 May 2004

My Computer says PII, the scan I ran and my startup says PIII.

Can anyone help me understand or resolve this?

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