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Is it Pentium III,1ghz processor compatible with windows vista home basic?

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No I believe only Pentium 4 and up with a minimum of a 2ghz processor and 1 GB of ram is the minimum specs for vista.

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Is there a cpu upgrade for an hp pavilion 6835 with a motherboard 115561 cognac 20000731


The fastest Pentium 3 that will work in your board is a Intel Pentium III 1GHz chip. Here is a link to the specs:
http://www.cpu-world.com/CPUs/Pentium-III/Intel-Pentium%20III%201000%20-%20RB80526PY001256%20%28BX80526F1000256%29.html

You could also get a Intel Celeron 1.1 GHz but it only has half the level 2 cache size so it's actually a bit slower than the Pentium III 1GHz chip.
Here's a link to celeron specs:
http://www.cpu-world.com/CPUs/Celeron/Intel-Celeron%201100%20-%20RB80526RY005128%20%28BX80526F1100128%29.html

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Will Platinum 16 run on my new windows 7 computer


From their web site:
Windows® XP SP3/Windows Vista® SP1/Windows® 7¹, Pentium® III, 500MHz processor or faster for Windows® XP and Windows Vista®; 1GHz or faster 32-bit or 64-bit processor for Windows® 7, 128MB RAM (1GB Windows Vista®, 1GB Windows® 7 32-bit, 2GB Windows® 7 64-bit), 8x DVD-ROM Drive or faster
Looks like it should work.
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Your response is very much appreciated. Thank you for using Fixya...

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I had installed the game called WILL ROCK and while starting the game gsvideo Init failed is showing and the game is not playing.


Make sure you all have this system requirements.

MINIMUM PC REQUIREMENTS
Windows 98/ME/2000/XP
MINIMUM
Pentium III 500MHz or AMD Athlon 550MHz Processor
128MB RAM
32MB DirectX compatible 3D Accelerated Video Card
DirectX compatible Sound Card
DirectX 9.0
4X CD-ROM Drive
700MB Hard Disk Space
RECOMMENDED
Pentium III or AMD Athlon 800MHz Processor
256MB RAM (Windows XP)
64MB DirectX compatible GeForce3 or ATI Radeon Video Card

Mar 19, 2011 | Computers & Internet

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I downloaded the software for Still Life and restarted my computer but when i go to play it nothing comes up exceptt a black screen


The system requirement of this game is:
Windows 98/ME/2000/XP MINIMUM Pentium III 800MHz Processor 128MB RAM 16X CD-ROM Drive 600MB Hard Disk Space 32MB DirectX compatible Video Card with Hardware T&L DirectX compatible Sound Card DirectX 8.1b Keyboard Mouse RECOMMENDED Pentium III 1GHz Processor 256MB RAM 24X CD-ROM Drive 1.2GB Hard Disk Space 128MB GeForce or ATi Radeon Class Video Card DirectX compatible Sound Card DirectX 9 Keyboard Mouse
If you have all of that, then it will definetly run otherwise it will not run on your system.

Jun 10, 2010 | Microids Still Life for Windows

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Pentium III 500 mhz will support windows XP


Here is Windows Xp requirements:
PC with 300 megahertz or higher processor clock speed recommended; 233 MHz minimum required (single or dual processor system);* Intel Pentium/Celeron family, or AMD K6/Athlon/Duron family, or compatible processor recommended
128 megabytes (MB) of RAM or higher recommended (64 MB minimum supported; may limit performance and some features)
1.5 gigabytes (GB) of available hard disk space*
Super VGA (800 x 600) or higher-resolution video adapter and monitor
CD-ROM or DVD drive
Keyboard and Microsoft Mouse or compatible pointing device

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Intel Pentium II Processor Upgrade


No, this highest the P-II went to was either 400 or 450 Mhz. Upgrading a thinkpad CPU may be difficult. Considering prices on used laptops now, I wouldn't think it would be worthwhile, either.

Neil

Feb 09, 2009 | Intel Pentium III , 866 MHz...

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IBM ThinkPad T20, Intel Pentium III 700MHz Upgrade to Pentium 4?


Max CPU for IBM T20, 21, 22 is Pentium III FCPGA2 1000MHz (1GHz). Max memory is 512MB (2 x 256MB PC100/100MHz). Max hard disc is 250GB ATA. Newest BIOS is from April 2004 at the homepage Lenovo.

Nov 06, 2008 | IBM ThinkPad T20 2647 Notebook

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AMD Turion vs Intel Pentium processor


No there are no issues with Vista and the processor of the computer.

Jun 22, 2008 | Computers & Internet

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Toshiba Portege 7100 SlimLine Notebook


they should be the same the close number just means that they revised something... most laptops have builtin wi fi but if it doesnt just buy a cheapie usb or pc slot card! I would NOT reccomend that you install windows vista on your pc.....there are still yet too many problems with them and you will have A VERY hard time getting drivers that are compatible

as far as the rest of the specs... ask the seller! they should know or see if it says on the ebay auction page

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May 27, 2008 | Toshiba Portege 7100 Notebook

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Nero 7 wont work on vista


What error comes up?

Nero 7 is not made for vista, however I got it to work..

General System Requirements
  • DVD-ROM drive for the installation
  • Windows® 98/98SE/ME/2000 (Service Pack 4 or higher), Windows® XP, Windows® Server™ 2003, Windows® Media Center Edition 2005,
  • Windows® Internet Explorer® 5.5 or higher
  • To install Nero 7 you must have administrative rights for all operating systems higher than Windows® 2000.
Processor and Installed Memory
  • For writing audio and data discs: 800 MHz Intel® Pentium® III processor, AMD™ Sempron™ 2200+ or equivalent, 128 MB RAM
  • For TV recording, DVD and video authoring: 1.2 GHz Intel® Pentium® III processor or AMD™ Sempron™ 2200+, 128 MB RAM
  • For capturing and burning in real time: 1.6 GHz Intel® Pentium® 4 processor or AMD™ Sempron™ 2600+, 128 MB RAM
Hard Drive Space
  • 1 GB hard drive space for standard installation of all components
  • Up to 9 GB free hard drive space for DVD images and temporary files
Display Settings
  • Microsoft® DirectX® 9.0 or higher • Graphics card with at least 8 MB video memory and minimum resolution of 800 x 600 pixels and 16-bit color settings. However, 24-bit or 32-bit are recommended.
Optical Device
  • CD and/or DVD/DVD-RAM recorder
Sound Devices and Speakers
  • 16-bit Windows® compatible sound devices and speakers • Installation of the latest WHQL (Microsoft® Windows® Hardware Quality Labs) certified device driver recommended
Nero 8 was

Nov 29, 2007 | Microsoft Windows Vista Ultimate Edition

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