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I have come into possession of a Compaq Presario, 5456 tower computer, what was the basic spec of this computer please and how old will it be, will it support XP?

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Here's your system specifications:

http://h10025.www1.hp.com/ewfrf/wc/document?docname=c00031058&lc=en&cc=us&dlc=en&product=93360&lang=en

As far as running XP...

I've installed XP on slower PC's than yours, but don't expect it to be very fast at doing any memory / system intense operations. Boot up time may also be quite long.

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