How to make my desktop faster ?

  Stan 1 15:13 21 Jul 09

I am wanting to speed up my PC and need to know the best way to do this. I have a 1.61GHz AMD Sempron processor with 512 MB of RAM.
My PC is used for E-mail and occasional internet use and the odd photo download.
Am I right in thinking it would be better to change the whole motherboard or will my PC run quicker if I just increase the RAM to 2GB. Not sure of slot setup.
Any help is appreciated.

  oldbeefer2 15:58 21 Jul 09

If you're on XP, 1Gb would be OK for what you want. run the Crucial scanner click here. Will give you a good idea of what can be fitted. Good company to deal with, too.

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