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is 98SE the minimum spec for broadband?
On Sun, 06 Mar 2005 22:27:40 +0000, Rich wrote:
On Sun, 06 Mar 2005 20:00:16 +0000, "Alex, Boosbeck."
Hi folks. My dad is thinking about getting broadband installed,
but I notice, that many of the ISPs state 98SE as the minimum
requirement, as does the Voyager105 CD, which I presume is the
freebie supplied by most isps. His PC is old, P3 450Mhz 128Mb
RAM, and runs the original version of 98 (fully patched). Is he
going to have to upgrade his OS? I notice though, that Tiscali
doesn't require 98SE, but I've advised him not to take this
route! what's the score with 98?
Personally I'd just dump 98 and install windows 2000 instead. Will
run on that machine just fine - plus its not as buggy.
If he had the money to buy a copy of Win2000, he would probably have
enough to be able to (and prefer) updating his PC anyhow.
Alex Heney, Global Villager
Nothing is impossible for anyone impervious to reason
To reply by email, my address is alexATheneyDOTplusDOTcom
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