Which cpu do u have? Now the interesting fact that you might wanna know, is that its actually equipped with the MCP73PV chipset! Apple Music VS Spotify: Over a Month Ago Time Zone: Does is make technical and financial sense. The information on Computing.

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If you buy or build a new computer without a qualifying version of Windows already on it, you may not be able to install Windows 7 on it by using the upgrade family pack.

Thanks Kuwese, thanks for suggesting a way forward. The Top Tech Picks of If u want core i3 or core i5 system u need to build or buy a complete system. WOuld I still be able to use the graphics card or need a new one. The only gripe about the MCP73 is that it supports single channel memory configurations only.

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Leave a Reply Cancel reply Your email address will not be published. The P6NGM is one of a plethora of mainboards that will soon flood the market — sporting support for cjipset latest Intel processors and Geforce 7 IGPs for better graphics in games and fluid High-Definition content playback.


So it seems that the motherboard is gone kaput. Net is the opinions of its users.

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Today it’s better to have a psu with a single 12 volt rail like the Corsair brand. Is your Windows 7 family pack an upgrade pack or full version?

The best deal I have found for a new motherboard is 85GBP. You have clearly understood my dilemma. Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Which cpu do u have?

On the one hand I wouldn’t mind a little project repairing this desktop. Installing a different motherboard in an OEM computer and getting the original OS working is a crap shoot. Upgrade versions cjipset a qualifying product to upgrade from.

Budget Bliss – the MSI P6NGM featuring the MCP73PV chipset

Sign me up for the newsletter! So if my HDD is fine do you think it will all be OK once the motherboard is changed or will I have to format and start all over again.

Thousands of users waiting to help! Good point about the power supply, my shopping list seems to be getting longer!!

Dear grasshopper, Thanks for getting back. He checked that the right voltage is flowing through. If u have a spare psu i suggest u try it and u need to test cpu, ram, v-card and other components into another compatible system to see if they are working.



mcp73pvv If the board is bad u need new board with intel chipset socketpc case and psu the previous components from acer system will work on this new board. So my question is, if I am going to replace the motherboard, could I upgrade to a new motherboard, chipset and processor like i3 or i5.

Over a Month Ago Time Zone: That’s an outdated machine. By the time you got done upgrading that machine, you could buy a new one. Net Forums General Hardware General. Use Question Form such as ” Why? Thanks OtheHill, I hadn’t thought about the Win7 upgrade issue. Such opinions may not be accurate and they are to be used at your own risk.