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I BOUGHT COMPAQ ARMADA LAPTOP FROM USED COMPUTER STORE. ONLY GAMES ARE LOADED ON IT AND DOS OPERATING SYSTEM. CAN ANY OTHER SYSTEM BE LOADED ON THE LAPTOP SUCH AS WINDOWS 98 OR WINDOWS XP. THE LAPTOP HAS A CD DRIVE HOWEVER IT IS NOT RECOGNIZED. IS THERE ANYTHING THING I CAN DO WITH THE LAPTOP?

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Hi,

If you could possibly post back the exact model number such as MX00 or EX00, then we can determine processor speed, probable memory, hard disk capacity and from there determine which OS would work. and how to go about it eve if the CD is also faulty.

Hope this be of initial help/idea. Pls post back how things turned up or should you need additional information.

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