windows xp - minimum spec pc

  troika 16:33 12 Jul 04
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i have a friend who has an athlon 1.33 mhz pc currently running windows me.

performance is very slow and i am thinking of installing xp to replace me as the os.

is the pc fast enough for xp or should i install windows 98 ? (i dont have windows me disk!)

thanks

  Diodorus Siculus 16:39 12 Jul 04

I would go with WinXP if you have (or can get at least) 256MB RAM; win98 if anything less.

XP will run fine on an Athlon 1.3 processor.

  spuds 19:24 12 Jul 04
  jonnytub 19:30 12 Jul 04

xp sold on new systems with much lower spec than that, it shall be fine

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