Posted 14 April – With respect to the HD. Sioux City,Iowa Local time: Jun 8, Messages: As a matter of interest what os are you putting on? The one that I am on now, which is good, an old gateway tower thats video card is broken, and the GP6. I just got an old Gateway gpc, and I’m working on upgrading it.

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Help needed for an older Gateway GP6-400c

If I need to provid more infomation please let me know. Just wanted to share what I’ve recently inherited from my Grandmothers estate ,and ask a few questions. Well, as i said before, the best you can put in that motherboard is a Celoron Mendocinonot much of an upgrade and probably hard to find.

Now, about the hard drive that you want to replace you should try to clone the actual hard drive into the other.

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Breaking Protections in Hardware Cryptocurrency Wallets. The specs are laughable videk to todays standards,but I still thought it was cool. Yes – I did check on Driverguide, no luck. Here are the specs: Be advised, those Telepath modems are basically stripped down US Robotics. Log in or Sign up.

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Community Forum Software by IP. Please re-enable javascript to access full functionality. Remember me This is not recommended for shared computers. I know she just needs to get a new computer, so please no one reply with that answer heh. You have to gateay yourself if it is worth it though as the system probably isnt worth that much. I have the HD from my old Windows 98 machine. The windows updates doesn’t find any Without the ability to connect to my cable service,and my Dad refusing to put any large vudeo of money into it I’m stuck.

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Get rid of that crappy Telepath modem. I do not miss my 98 machine one bit and I remember the issues I had back then. I’m working on my friends ancient GPC, its running with a mhz celeron.

Register a free account to unlock additional features at BleepingComputer. I let the defrag run all night and was still at a white screen this morning saying that vjdeo had changed and was restarting Are you looking for the solution to your computer problem? BB code is On. Now working on cleaning the machine up with third party freeware. Find the maximum the motherboard will take and buy some more.


ORSJul 25, Although I have newer computers the old Gateway has withstood the test of time! ORS, This tech ivdeo will not let me email you, as I am just a new member unless there gateay something I have missed.

If you open the case and look on the motherboard for the chipsets, you should see a manufacturers name, ie SiS. Again as mensioned you should be able to swap hard drives if they are both IDE the differencies will be the hardware. Now for my questions.