I have a computer running 98SE (can be ME if that would be significantly easier though I am terrified of the "Windows protection error. You must restart your computer" bluescreen that came up once a week without fail when I did use that OS, forcing a reinstall)
I get my internet through...
Ok I installed windows 2000 on my main rig so my brother could play steam games on it and I am tweaking it a bit.
I already done quite a lot but I am stuck on one thing.
Windows 2000 explorer icons like My Computer (and all the device & control panel icons within), My Documents, My...
My dad is getting the same problem on his pc that made me delete my Windows install completely.
When he runs apps that use openGL like the RTCW game, it keeps freezing and looping part of the same sound over and over again for a few minutes. After that it either unfreezes for a minute or two...
Vista is the worst operating system since ME.
And the primary reason micro$hite is rapidly losing ground to apple and Linux.
Yes, in the meantime before you can upgrade to Linux or get a Mac you definately should go back to XP. You also should not need to tweak Vista to get the best performance...
If you are likely to be playing online I highly recommend Return to castle Wolfenstein.
Half life 2, doom 3, quake 4, enemy territory: quake wars will all run perfectly well on that machine.
Also Serious Sam 2, Far Cry will work fine.
If only single player then I highly recommend a very...
Dunno why bios would be odd on a Linux computer??
Set usb device or cd drive as your first boot device.
If you dont know where to find the boot device look through the menus until you find a list with
1. hard drive
2. cd rom
or something like that (device names should be listed)...
I strongly recommend using Linux. (though you may want a newer version depending how old the one you have is)
Would be much more suitable in this situation and installing it is even easier than windows 2000.
Head over to the Fedora website and download the install dvd and burn it. Installing it...