Updating an old Compaq laptop

  xania 16:24 25 Aug 07
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I just been handed an old Copmaq Armada 4220T with Pentium MMX 266 MHz, 64 MB RAM, 4 GB hard drive and Windows 98SE. Clearly, its not difficult to upgrade the HHD but the memory is max already (so far as I can make out). Do you think this Laptop would be able to cope with XP Pro SP2 for running video via USB 2.0?

  PP321 16:31 25 Aug 07

Not a hope in hell im afraid.

If did somehow manage to get XP onto it , its would run so slow it would be literally unusable.

  brundle 16:34 25 Aug 07

Agreed

  xania 16:38 25 Aug 07

That's what I thought. Thanks.

  woodchip 17:29 25 Aug 07

So what's wrong with 98se. This comp I use most of the Time is 98se. I prefer it to my two XP comps

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