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Hi all hope it is ok to ask about upgrading my pc on here.
i will tell you what i have and with any luck you can tell me what to upgrade,i use my computer for playing online games 99% of the time but do use it fot normal house hold thing as well.

Inte® Pentium 4 CPU 3.40GHz,
1023MB corsair memory
2x 120.1GB st3 120026AS hard drives raided
NVIDIA GeForce FX 5950 (256mb)
Creative SB Audigy 2 ZS (WDM)
Microsoft windows xp home

Now this is a alianware system but it is about 3 years old and on some new games it can be a bit laggy and can crash from games back to desktop so any ideas on whet to upgrade plz let me know thanks :tazz:

Edited by sjenkinson, 13 August 2005 - 11:40 PM.

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Nice Box! Can't see much of anything you need to upgrade.

Sounds to me like you're having software issues, rather than hardware. Over the course of time, even with a secure setup, XP tends to become a bit unstable. I suggest formatting and reinstalling XP.

Of course, when you complain about it being laggy, this is most likely because of the speed of your internet connection. For decent gaming you should probally be on atleast DSL, preferably cable. :tazz:
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Edited by Tony_1983, 14 August 2005 - 02:42 AM.

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