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need some advise for kids computer

by jethrow815 / September 29, 2009 7:26 AM PDT

hello, I recently got a hold of 3 dinosaurs. I'm not familiar with the older style computers, older stlye ram & processors.

I'm trying to make a computer for my kids that will run some games they like to keep them off my PC.

the 3 fully operational PC's I have to work with are-
emachines eTower 466id
dell Dimension XPS T500
hp pavilion 8750c

can I do any part swapping with these to make one halfway acceptable PC for the kids?


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The Pentium 3 machines are non-starters.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / September 29, 2009 8:33 AM PDT

I'd get rid of those.

Subscribe to freecycle and watch for a Pentium 4 or better to be freecycled out. There is no hope for a Pentium 3 to run any games from 2000 and beyond in my opinion.

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