hardware

Howto: Updating motherboard BIOS from an Unsupported Operating System

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I’ve had my NFORCE4M-A motherboard for a while now, and it has taken forever to boot since I put 64 bit Windows Vista Business on the machine.  It’s boot up wasn’t exactly blazing fast with Windows XP, but now it takes over a minute just to POST.  I’m not exactly sure why the OS would affect the POST, […]

Stuck with Windows 98?

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I have several clients that are still using computers that run Windows 98 (not even second edition!). They’re small businesses that don’t have a lot of cash to spend on implementing new technologies, plus the machines are running so great they don’t want to change a thing. These machines run legacy software and will probably […]