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I bought a wireless keyboard and mouse for my computer and when I went to install the CD it requires Windows 2000 or Windows XP. I don't know that my old computer could handle Window's XP?? It has a 400MHZ Celeron Processor I added memory to it but that's about it.

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What current windows are you running?

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Yes, a 400 mhz processor can run windows xp, but you will want to have a LOT of ram. i would not recommend it unless you have at 256-512 or more ram.

windows 2000 can get along with 128-256 ram.

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