That being said I doubt my parents would have a clue how to use the advanced features anyway so no big deal. Articles & News Forum Graphics & Displays CPU Components Motherboards Games Storage Overclocking Tutorials All categories Chart For IT Pros Get IT Center Brands Tutorials Other sites Tom's Guide Tom's IT Let me know if I can be of any assistance with any of the above-mentioned points. Loading... his comment is here
My dad used to do these kinda upgrades, he started recommending buying brand new machines rather than paying more for parts to upgrade a machine that will probably die faster... Staff Online Now metallica5456 Trusted Advisor Advertisement Tech Support Guy Home Forums > Operating Systems > Windows XP > Home Forums Forums Quick Links Search Forums Recent Posts Members Members Quick Plus I'm not going to be sinking the money into it myself. Rudy, if your parents aren't gonna be using this PC much, wouldn't it be worth buying them an okay computer for a little over $150 dollars than getting an external CD
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Be sure to set the jumper on the back to Cable Select which should be the same as you have on the existing CD drive. Page 1 of 3 1 2 3 Next > Advertisement theduke085 Thread Starter Joined: Sep 12, 2007 Messages: 110 i did a clean install for a dell desktop 2400 and i'm Running Windows XP or something? I replaced them back on CS (both)...again, nothing.I've even been brave enough to unplug the IDE while the computer was running and replugging it to see if anything happened...nothing.Could reinstalling Windows
AC/CC) « Previous Thread | Next Thread » Posting Permissions You may not post new threads You may not post replies You may not post attachments You may not edit your Can't live without IRC. That'll make it easier to determine the exact device drivers that you need. --------------------------------------------------------------- How much RAM does it currently have? Dell Dimension 2400 Motherboard Specs Newer Than: Search this thread only Search this forum only Display results as threads Useful Searches Recent Posts More...
Bottom line: will I be able to get this thing up to about 2 GB of RAM? -The processor is an old Intel Pentium 4 and is rated as having a I went to dell.com and the ones i have dl havent fixed the problem. It supports a maximum of 2048 MB of RAM. At worst I've gotten pretty decent at salvaging basic components and parts such as sound cards, RAM sticks, CD/DVD drives, ect ^_~ Reply With Quote 12th March 2010,12:34 AM #12 Telume
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Close Yeah, keep it Undo Close This video is unavailable. Remember that IDE ports can be disabled by doing things like adding some SATA drive (long story so I stop here) or changes in the BIOS settings to an outright failure Dell Dimension 2400 Specs I don't know that I'll be back to this forum. Dell Dimension 2400 Motherboard Otherwise, use google and good luck!
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The work around for this one is to create a bootable USB drive. There's not a lot of inquiries for a DVD drive just a lot of hard drive ones, so it tends to muddy up the search results with that stuff. Join over 733,556 other people just like you! Dell Dimension 2400 Memory With the parts I have on hand and with what's already inside all I really need is the DVD drive which I can get for about $80 and the RAM upgrade
Up. It'll get here in two days. Proffitt Forum moderator / September 29, 2009 1:48 AM PDT In reply to: still need help "If BIOS says the CD-ROM drive isn't installed (which is what it says) how can http://justcomputertraining.net/dell-dimension/dell-dimension-dim-2400-drivers.html I'm thinking it's probably because the game is in a DVD-ROM disc and my drive simply can't read them since all my other games have been CD-ROM.
Watch QueueQueueWatch QueueQueue Remove allDisconnect The next video is startingstop Loading... No, create an account now. I'll lay $50 on the fucker getting a nasty virus in about two months. Ya CRIMINAL!!
I could've sold them my system for 150 40 GB HD Intel Pentium 4 2.0 GHz (iirc) NVidia ME 400 GFX Card (or something like that, I know THIS needs replacing One carries more data than the other.