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Adobe premier elements 7 won't load into my computer

Install error...computer does not meet min sys requirements...requires a CPU that supports SSE2 instruction set... is there a solution short of getting a new computer?

If I am going to need a new computer what features should I be looking for...cost is a concern...One of the things I want to od is edit family VHS to DVD. I have been using Photoshop elements 3 to edit still photographs and am upgrading to Elements 7... Thanks, hope you can help.
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Sorry so late I have been away. Yes that error message is tell you that you processor does not have the feature you need. Now you could check to see if you can upgrade your processor but if you are looking to get into video editing it might be a good idea to look for another computer. I'm not a video gurru but I will tell you what I do know, you proccessing power is a necessity and you HD space is also an necessary. Your ram shouldn't be no less that 2gigs; I would go for 4gigs myself. Your video card is a must 512 or higher and I would go with Invidia, good Gforce card if you can afford it go with the video rendering cards where you can put to together, a little more costly but it's great performance.
That's all the info I have on this, oh do a Dell XPS, or a hmm... I would do Dell.

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