DUX COMPUTER DIGEST
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Windows XP and Windows Me/9x...
can I install the NetBEUI protocol in Windows XP?
9/24 Is it possible to network a Windows Me computer with Windows 98,
etc. computers? Answer.
NVIDIA's nForce 420/220: It's Finally Here. Apparently,
the Athlon 266 MHz FSB is a bottle neck to realizing the full performance potential
of the nFORCE
twin bank memory architecture. Performance of the nFORCE
chipset with existing Athlons is approximately on a par with VIA's
new KT266A chipset. I wouldn't call it "here" yet. It
will be "here" when motherboards are available for purchase. Many
benchmarks--which could improve as motherboard manufacturer's optimize
BIOS performance, etc.
can't/shouldn't you make a star-wired network with coax cables?
9/18 Nimda Worm Infects Servers and PCs... More
9/18 How can I automate the Windows logon when Windows 9x/Me boots-up? Answer.
the SPX/IPX Protocol
HPT374 PCI Four Channel Ultra DMA/ATA133 RAID Controller
much memory can slowdown a computer
a broadband (cable MODEM/DSL) router to a local area network with an existing
Ethernet hub or switch
9/13 How can I install a laptop
hard disk drive in a desktop computer? Answer.
9/10 Intel Introduces the i845 SDRAM Pentium 4 Chipset. News
Compaq Deskpro: Installing a larger than 8.4 GByte Hard Disk... BIOS, EZ Drive,
9/5 The 10th issue of the Dux Computer Newsletter has been sent. I
hope you like it. Excerpt: "VIA announced an upgrade
to their KT266 DDR Athlon motherboard chipset, the KT266A, a couple of
days ago. Apparently, "tightened
timings and deeper queues" in the KT266A Northbridge chip do in fact ".increase
memory and system bus performance." The benchmarks I have seen show
that it is noticeably faster than with the competing SiS735 chipset and
it may also
be even faster than the forthcoming nVIDIA nFORCE chipset..."
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read the rest of it. Click here to
subscribe. It's free. Larry
9/3 How do I troubleshoot a monitor
that occasionally goes blank (black, no cursor) or will not always come
on when I turn on my computer? Answer.
9/3 How do I fix the problem
causing the following error in windows 9X: "Explorer
caused an invalid page fault in kernel32.dll"? Answer.
Broadband Internet Setup With a Linksys Router
Barricade Router, Surfboard SB2100D Cable Modem, Internet, LAN Status
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