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Fri Nov 08, 2002 5:04 pm

whoa this place is small..

i got a Dell 4300S, and i DONT like it.

people with AGP card problems on the 4300S and perhaps 4500S go check in the Graphics seciton.
 
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Fri Nov 08, 2002 5:07 pm

But DUDE you got a DELL!!! :o
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Fri Nov 08, 2002 5:43 pm

so? dell isnt THAT good nowadays.

this computer looks good, but thats about it.
 
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Fri Nov 08, 2002 6:54 pm

Im not even that crazy about how they look.
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Fri Nov 08, 2002 7:45 pm

hey, dont get me wrong, i having this small case crap.

the ABSOLUTE BEST video card that'll fit in it is teh geforce4 MX460.

THAT BITES.
 
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Sat Nov 09, 2002 12:47 am

Well, at least you have learned from this problem and will not get a small case again. Big is good for upgrading, small is for taking up less of your desk. I like monster cases, but have no desk space as a result.
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Sat Nov 09, 2002 1:04 am

Sarcasim is lost on some people.
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Sat Nov 09, 2002 2:52 pm

Dude, just put your case on the floor. I've got five cases under my desk, which lets me fit four monitors on top.
 
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Sat Nov 09, 2002 4:33 pm

thing is, when its on the floor, 1) altough it has a base to keep it steady, it is light so it is easily tipped over, 2) the CD drive is sideways which makes it awkward to put in a CD because i am always afraid the little tabs there will screw up the CD, 3) its easier to reach the floppy/CD, 4) there is a space under the monitor in which it'll fit (it is not directly under the monitor)

but having it on the floor does have its benefits: where it is now I have to disconnect all the connections before i can pull it out and put it on the table/floor to open it up.

this Dell case is not bad in another way, too: you push in 2 buttons on the side, and open it. no tools, no twisting screws or knobs or keys, etc.
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Sat Nov 09, 2002 5:12 pm

whoops you were talking to someone else.

i am so retarded sometimes... :-?
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Fri Nov 29, 2002 11:03 pm

I already have a bunch of cases and other junk under my desk.
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