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Syphillus
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      12-26-2003


"Kathy" <(E-Mail Removed)> wrote in message
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> On of my outlaws brought home a free computer that the company he was
> working for was throwing out. It's a Dell and it has Windows 2000 on
> it. I opened the box to look inside.... actually to make sure it had a
> HDD, it does, but I didn't see a sound card, modem, or video card, so
> I am assumming that this is all built into the mobo.... actually not a
> bad computer for free.... they want to get online with it, but I see
> no modem inside the computer or phone plug on the back of the
> computer, just a plug for a Cat 5 cable.... I turned it on, but I
> couldn't log in because my brother-in-law wasn't there and he was the
> one with the password, so I couldn't log in to actually get into the
> device manager.
>
> Could someone tell me what program I should get to find out exactly
> what hardware is on this computer and what drivers it is using? Should
> I use Belarc?
>
> Thanks,
> Kathy
> A+


Belarc to start... seeing as it is Dell you could probably find some info
about the system on their website..


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Syphilus
"I have no special talent. I am only passionately curious." Albert Einstein





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