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7 Upgrade

by bido170 / December 28, 2009 10:47 PM PST

I have installed Windows 7 Pro 32 Bit on my old HP Pavillon 523n I can see I need to upgrade my memory currently 1Gig it will take 2 also my display card needs an upgrade I don't want to spend a lot just enough to run programs no gaming any suggestions. Any info would be greatly appreciated.

Thanks in advance Bido

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by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / December 28, 2009 11:25 PM PST
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Try using it for awhile. Our test beds were 512MB and a 1.0GB RAM machine which ran fine. Since no gaming I'd wonder if 7 just needs to finish its indexing and for all the drivers, updates to finish downloading, installing.

Give it a week and then add RAM but don't expect much improvement.

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check running programs
by TaraS_WinTeam / December 29, 2009 6:04 AM PST
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by wayne092009 / January 24, 2010 5:46 PM PST
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an upgrade for ram and video card will give your pc more pep

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