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Old Dell Demension l400c


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#1 Kcogdell51

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Posted 05 November 2017 - 05:01 PM

I am not a computer guru, I joined this site for educational purposes and to ask questions and get knowledgeable answers. My Mom passed and she had an old Dell demension L400c desktop. I know its outdated on both software and hardware. However, it has sentimental value and I would like to restore it. Could anyone tell me where to start, what am I looking at spending and is it even upgradable? I appreciate any input

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Posted 05 November 2017 - 05:50 PM

Info at http://www.computer-specifications.com/specifications/Dell-DimensionL400c-Specs.html .

 

IMO...that system is too dated for today's use.

 

I have no idea what you mean by "restore".  You can maintain the system as a working model of a given era in computing...but, if parts are needed for it...you may find difficulty in acquiring such.

 

ebay.com would be the best place to start when considering replacement components, IMO.

 

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Posted 05 November 2017 - 06:19 PM

I agree with Louis. The computer is for Windows 95/98 and only has 32mb of RAM, not even worth upgrading. 

 

https://www.kahlon.com/rm10793_Dell_Dimension_L400c.html






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