My goal for the upgrade would to have a 64bit processor to load Solaris up for my development work in Solaris. That way the coding I do will work natively at 64bit on my laptop as well as my Sun Fire 25K.
Originally Posted by Doomgaze
I picked up a HP DV8000 Factory refurbished at a local store, paid $1,300CAD for it, and I think I got a great deal stats:
Intel T2400 1.8Ghz dual core CPU
Originally Posted by alnazli
i have a DV5242EA, with T2050 CPU core duo
so what i understand from everyone the processor can be swapped with core 2 duo, but no BIOS update from HP yet? did i get this...
If you are looking for a good media player that will play DVD, check out Media Player Classic. You can find it at http://www.free-codecs.com/ at either K-Lite Codec Pack, or K-Lite Codec Mega Pack. You will not only get the player, you...
I agree. I have even had problems with some of the disc from Blockbuster when they used to put their label on the center section of the disc.
Direct printing, lightscribe, or a good set of sharpie markers are the ways to go.
You actually want to download this file. Since your notebook uses the 200M chipset, use the drivers under the catagory "Motherboards with ATI graphics". This way you will get the graphics, and southbridge drivers as well.
Yes. The driver from nvidia.com is not set to recognize the Go 7600. If you are looking for a better resource, go to laptopvideo2go.com. Be very careful about picking the most recent. Check out their resources and choice wisely.
What kind of errors where you getting? I have three different USB 2.0 storage devices, one 1GB flash drive, a 2GB flash based mp3 player/drive, and a 40GB Hitachi IDE drive I put in a $10 external enclosure I bought from geeks.com. I...
Go for it. When you get the box, make sure you follow some of the re-installation guides that are listed on this site or learn how to use nlite to make a installation cd with the SATA and chipset drivers as part of the disk.