repairing d-i-l pc

  lofty29 20:59 03 Sep 2008

Hi Guys, just been asked to repair daughter-in-laws old pc, mobo has given up the ghost and she only wants to spend £100.
found this :asrockk8n6f-usta skt754 matx mb
amd sempron 3000+ 754 1.8ghz cpu
crucial 1gb ddr2-sdram
lg dvd-rw
cpu cooler.
come to about 90 notes with postage, her old pc had a fairly new 80gb hdd, she only uses it for ms office, emails, and light surfing. Should do the job I think, any ideas

  Technotiger 21:02 03 Sep 2008

Looks ok to me - you could still use her old (newish) hard drive.

  woodchip 21:38 03 Sep 2008

If the computer as only got a Restore disc, it most likely will be tied to the motherboard for the Operating System. And may not start with the new motherboard

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