On top of that, I put a disc drive laser lens-cleaning disc into the drive, and I could actually hear and feel it spin up! I moved one jumper, and I got an instant MHz! At this point, the tray cover fits well, although still not perfect, but it looks good enough! Table of Contents Top Modding. It’s like it was meant to be! Upgrading the processor on this model would have been a waste of money, when I could just overclock the one I already have.
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You will be surprised a system of this class runs as quick as this one does.
This was something that I saw a while ago, but I didn’t try it. Putting the Mitsumi’s tray cover onto the CD-RW drive’s tray didn’t work at first, as the plastic tabs that grabbed at the edges were too far inward. The information seemed rather confusing, so I looked for more information, and I found documentation from Intel on the jumper settings, which helped a bit.
Upgrading the processor on this model would have been a waste of money, when I could just overclock the one I already have. I simply broke them away for the most part, which let the cover fit better, but, even though it did fit on this time around, it still bulged out too much at the bottom, which I found were because of plastic tabs jutting backwards. Quantum Radio Shack Revolution Soft.
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Call me crazy if you like, but the fact of the matter is, I overclocked a Pentium II inand I’m happy, even if the time it took to do this outdid the potential speed gains!
Custom Built Computers Please Choose: The inner tabs nearest to my thumb were the ones that were interfering, but they’ve been sanded down, which is somewhat apparent in this picture. Not only that, but, if I remember right, ejecting the tray only worked via Windows’ context menu, and not via the physical eject button. Roland Saleen Samsung Electro. All you hear is the quiet droning sound of the power supply’s fan, and the motor of the hard drive, muffled a lot by the case’s side panel.
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Another problem I had run into, was that the eject button didn’t line up. I couldn’t even get it to do as much as spinning the disc, at least to any audible level. I moved one jumper, and I got an instant MHz! The system then booted into Windows Millenium Edition and there were no issues. Today, however, I decided to try it out. Using a screwdriver works around this.
However, Windows could never pick up the fact that there was a disc in the drive. This computer sounds very unique for s hardware, as it is very quiet.
Who said modding was only about the results? We vjdeo optimized this system to run very quickly. While the floppy drive may have worked at one point during my ownership, it eventually became unable to read disks.
On top of that, I put a disc drive laser lens-cleaning disc into the drive, and I could actually hear and feel it spin up! It was time to mod.
When I checked this computer, I saw that its capacitors looked great, but I wanted to gatewy some modding. The case material is particularly impressive, having metal panels on the inside, and plastic on the outside.
The 1997 PC (Gateway 2000 G6-233M)
It was a very simple and easy process. Finally, there was the disc drive to deal with, which was the most involved of these modifications. The front beauty cover for the external bays is missing but this does not affect the functionality of the computer.
If you are looking for a solid basic system for cheap, you cannot do better than this. I tried cleaning the drive’s heads with a Q-tip and alcohol, but it didn’t do any good, so I simply took the good floppy drive I had installed in the system, and put it where the original drive went.
On January 31st ofI was doing some capacitor condition inspection amongst my computers. This included improvements to the way the OS manages memory – new streamlined Internet Browser with the latest security enhancements for safe internet browsing.