May 20, Posts: QuinStreet does not include all companies or all types of products available in the marketplace. Nov 29, Posts: AH Beer, the cause of, and solution too all of lifes little problems. Pro is built on the Win2k kernel so what would be the problem? Thu Jun 08, 8: Your best bet there is to go to someplace like Windrivers.

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They have video, they have a set of 404 drivers there, but when used give you the “these drivers do not belong to any of your devices, use anyway? My friend had a K, 48MB max and it slowly ran Trying to help out a friend with suggestions on what he should do with his computer.

You may have to register before you can post: Compaq used a lot of proprietery parts back in those days so you would have to use their components to upgrade motherboard.

I highly doubt it. Uhhh, good PCI video: My gut feeling is to tell him to just start over and omdem a new system, but if this one can be upgraded to something decent, that’s what he’ll do.


Tue Jun 13, 4: May 26, Posts: The time now is If your friend wants an upgrade, might as well go on and get a new box rather than try to upgrade the 45xx. The main question would be Voodoo 3 PCI. I got meg in my Presario Sun Jun 11, 7: Win2k will run on weaker hardware than XP. Copyright Quinstreet Inc. I’m either an idiot, or the Compaq site is not very helpful in getting technical info and I’m not at his place to look at the computer. Thank you guys for detailed explanations!!!

Upgrade Presario (old)

Wrong forum for that particular question, but thought I’d throw it in. Jan 11, Posts: Are there decent PCI graphics cards?

I was just looking for some additional use of this old box. That’s true sm, but it runs awfully slow. You’re better off starting fresh than trying to find something to fit in that case and using that weak power supply.


What to do with a Compaq Presario 4504

May 20, Posts: Reminds me of when I was “Reborn” in the world of computers Poof Ars Praefectus Registered: The hell they do! Certainly you could probably add more ram and maybe a faster processor but presatio updates would be too costly for the benefit they would provide.

There is no AGP slot and one of the main things he wants is to get a nicer graphics card for some games.

As for presafio new motherboard, you could probably get a new one specific for that model of Compaq but again it would be too expensive for the benefit it would provide you. If this is your first visit, be sure to check out the FAQ by clicking the link above.

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