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Replacement mobo for my old DP45SG

Q: Replacement mobo for my old DP45SG

suggest me a gud mobo as my old mobo is dead. asus preferred and budget is 100-120$ [5k-6k INR]





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A: Replacement mobo for my old DP45SG

Can your Dell case hold a full ATX motherboard?

Also, if your CPU cooler is held in with 4 screws you will find you'll be needing a new cooler to go along with the new motherboard.

You may also find your new motherboard will not fit in the Dell case, so you might also need a new case to go with that.

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Hey Geeks :

I was wondering as I coulnd't find any descent review about the Intel DP45SG Mobo, can anyone tell me the pros and cons of it, if possible as I'll be getting it in a few days ...


Thanks a ton
 

A:Intel DP45SG Mobo

don't know about a descent -unless it is falling....

if you mean decent - try computershopper.com

or tomshardware.com
 

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2/ There are some good "bargains" in mobos, as low as 80 bucks Australian, able to take an AMD 64 3200 , based on SIs chipsets. Of the chipsets available, eg, Sis , Via , nforce, are folk noticing any "real world" difference between them.

I occasionally edit and render video-rendering times not a key consideration and occasionally play Lomac and Il2 flight sims. Thats it. Apart from surf the net.

Your input appreciated. Thanks
 

A:Advice required for mobo update or mobo replacement

i just bought an ecs N2U400-A MB, i already had a couple xtra processors so i didnt need to get the combo, but if I had got the combo, i beleive it came with an athlon xp 2400+ for around $100 american. so far i am very happy with the quality and performance of this new board. BTW, it is an nFORCE2 board
 

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Just saw the schematic and the connector is the USB 3.0 mobo connector that combines two USB 3.0 ports.   What do you ask for on a new mobo? Thanks.

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I am looking for a new MOBO and CPU.
Cheap but good to work with what I have.

Here is what the comptuer was.
It was a Compaq Presario S3000Z Product# P8654X
It was a AMD 2000, It had 512 Ram DDR 266 2.5CL
It had onboard video and Sound.
It had 3pci and one agp slots.
2 of the Pci slots are used by a Modem and a IEE 1394 Card
And it looks like a 250W Bestec powersupply.

I am looking for a MOBO and CPU that would work and fit in here.
Here is one I found.
http://www.ascendtech.us/Customkititems.asp?kc=DTMBM863GWX3100
and here is another.
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ASUS K8U-X
ASUS K8V-MX

with the AMD at apx $25 and both ASUS less than $20. Will anyone with experience on any of these 3 boards please share your recommendation with me?

While considering replacement/upgrade, is it sensible to stay with a socket 754? If it is not significantly more to move to a later/better socket? If the latter, which and why? TIA.
 

A:Replacement mobo and cpu?

Please fill out your system specs in your profile so we can help you better. As for your query, Socket 754 is practically dead. An AM2 motherboard, CPU and RAM will cost you around $200 and last long enough, besides being a major step up from your old rig.
 

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with the AMD at apx $25 and both ASUS less than $20. Will anyone with experience on any of these 3 boards please share your recommendation with me?

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A:Mobo/CPU replacement

So same power supply and memory?
 

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A:MoBo Replacement?

Hi,
I have zero knowledge of eMachines so here goes.
Is the system actually a T2341 ? If so then...
Is this your board ?
If it is then your part number for a direct replacement is MBEM2124L7V2 (or LV7MM2)
According to my search it's an AMD Socket A (462 pin) motherboard of mATX (micro ATX) form factor.
I don't know where you're based- I assume from your username you're from the U.S.- so I'd check eBay and other online auctions first before trying etailers/retailers - the part is fairly old and buying new will most likely be costly.
A quick search of Socket A mATX boards brings up:
ASRock K7VM3
Foxconn K7S741GXMG-6L , the site linked also carried a number of DFI boards

Welcome to Techspot !
 

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The Biostar nForce 2 boards are great.
 

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A:Mobo upgrade/replacement ?

Sorry , should have said the system has-
P4 processor , 3.06 Ghz /533 FSB
2 Gb DDR2 RAM (533)
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A:Replacement MOBO for m9517c

I found these:http://www.aliexpress.com/item/Free-shipping-for-hp-desktop-motherboard-for-M2N78-LA-VIOLET-GL8E-mai... http://www.ebay.com/p/ASUSTeK-COMPUTER-M2N78-LA-AM2-AM2-AMD-Motherboard/98199721 

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I would recommend your first choice http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16813130519 as I had a couple of MSI board and they've all worked fine. Also those boards your chose are micro one (small) make sure your case has the correct hole for screwing in a micro board. The type is usaly typed next to the hole ie micro atx.
 

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A:MOBO replacement, need opinions

Egads. Well, if you want to stick with a socket 370, go to Newegg here and at the moment there are four boards listed. Three have onboard video. Your choice but I suppose the DFI would be best.
 

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A:Mobo Replacement Tutorials

Ariesjill: Both tutorials are good and should get the job done.
Just be sure that you use only the correct # of standoffs and that they are in the correct place.
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Have fun.
 

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You cant have PCI-e, you have socket 478. Ill find a good AGP board. But that processor will DEFINITELY hold back any video card 5500+. My 2.8Ghz celeron d holds back a POS 5500FX, consider a new computer.

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.asp?Item=N82E16813135221

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A:t61p mobo replacement

It does not fit at all.  There are 3 entirely different shapes of MBs for T61 series machines:  14.1" (tall screen), 14.1" wide screen and 15.6" wide screen. 

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since the old computer was an HP and u are looking for a new MB I would suggest going and buy a new Windows XP disk or VISTA if that is what u want, and get a complete new board and do not worry about the old install. U will have less problems and be better off.
 

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A:Windows not booting after replacement of MOBO

Your best bet after replacing a motherboard is a clean install. It's possible a repair install will work - if you want to try follow the instructions below. But if it doesn't work you'll be relegated to a format and clean install.Boot to the XP CD and choose the SECOND repair option, allowing XP to install on top of itself. After completion you'll need to go to Windows Update and download & install all updates (except for hardware & driver related updates, which should never be downloaded from Windows Update - only from the OEM websites). Here is a clear tutorial on how to perform a repair install: http://www.geekstogo.com/forum/topic/138-how-to-repair-windows-xp/

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I would prefer to go with Asus, Gigabyte or any other well known mobo manufacturer. Any suggestions on where to look?
 

A:Need replacement eMachine T2825 mobo

My understanding is that the original OS won't install on any other mobo than an EMachine.
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A:Need help selecting a compatible replacement mobo

I would try looking on eBay for an exact replacement.

First, when you swap motherboards to a different chipset it rarely ever boots. So you will need to reinstall the copy of Windows - the recovery discs or partition will no longer work either.

Secondly be aware that once you change the motherboard this will no longer be an HP and as such you are not allowed to use the Windows license that the system shipped with, so you'll be required to buy a new copy of Windows.

BIOSTAR boards aren't the best.
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/need-help-selecting-a-compatible-replacement-mobo.1007183/
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A:New mobo replacement doesn't boot up at all, tried about everything

mobo

bad board?
 

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A:PC BSODing on bootup after mobo/cpu replacement

Hello Jimzoaar. Given that your system is sometimes in a state of BSOD, your dump files will be very useful.

http://www.sevenforums.com/crashes-d...tructions.html

http://www.sevenforums.com/bsod-help-support/253693-pc-bsoding-bootup-after-mobo-cpu-replacement.html
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A:Need to reinstall windows 8 after mobo replacement?

Re-installing the OS for driver issues is a bit dramatic. You should be able to correct the issue by re-installing the drivers in question. That is unless hardware is bad, in which case reinstalling the drivers or OS would not help.

Download and install the latest LAN driver from this link.
http://www.asus.com/support/Download/1/45/SABERTOOTH_Z87/
 

http://www.techspot.com/community/topics/need-to-reinstall-windows-8-after-mobo-replacement.197501/
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A:Emachine T2200 Replacement Mobo

What is the entire specs of the system, such as the cpu, type and how much of ram, harddrive size, etc also how old was the system when the motherboard went out
 

http://www.techspot.com/community/topics/emachine-t2200-replacement-mobo.59803/
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A:Funky goin's on after mobo replacement

Hi XPeeved, and welcome to BleepingComputer.

Did this copy of Window XP have SP1 when you installed it? If it didn't then it will only show the 128GB that you are seeing, once you installed the SP1 or higher you should then be able to see the remainder in the Disk Manager as unallocated space. If this is the case you can format this unallocated space and then access it.

This old IDE, is it the only device on the IDE cable?

How is the jumper set on the old drive, and which connector (middle or end) is it connected to?

Do the combo drives show up in My Computer?

Do you see any errors (red X) or warnings (yellow exclamation mark) in the Device Manager?

You should be able to disable the floppy in the BIOS.

http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/197283/funky-goins-on-after-mobo-replacement/
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A:Compaq e500 MoBo replacement

What do you mean "if it will fit"? And chances are if you can't find any info about the board you are going to buy, you shouldn't buy it.
 

http://www.techspot.com/community/topics/compaq-e500-mobo-replacement.31592/
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A:Dell Optiplex 740 Mobo replacement

If you use an exact replacement Dell motherboard it will work OK. If you use a different motherboard then you have a "different" PC and the Dell OEM OS is no longer legally valid. It is only valid for the PC it was delivered with, or an exact replacement (but you will probably have to activate it with Microsoft).

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Thanks!
Kev
 

A:Replacement Mobo/PSU for eMachines 8210

To keep the same Windows install you will have to get the same motherboard model as you have now, and get a decent 350 or 400W PSU.
 

http://www.techspot.com/community/topics/replacement-mobo-psu-for-emachines-8210.94732/
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A:Intel dp45sg memory problem?

Have you tried the other RAM module in Slot O? If not try that as one of the memory modules could be bad.

What type of Kingston RAM do you have? I worked the Dell forums for many years and saw many problems with Kingston "Value RAM" memory. Other Kingston was OK but the Value RAM almost always caused problems.

http://www.sevenforums.com/hardware-devices/390675-intel-dp45sg-memory-problem.html
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On the problem machine I have :

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A:Replacement MOBO, CPU Upgrade, W8 Reinstall Required?

I would think that if you are using the same motherboard, things should work the same. However, changing out the CPU and RAM may make a difference.

If Windows 8 runs true to form, the new CPU and RAM should be recognized; however, as we all know, Windows 8/8.1 don't exactly conform.

I'm guessing that you have already checked to be sure that the new CPU and RAM are compatible with the motherboard. If so, then the worst case scenario is that you would have to reinstall . . .

Is this a self-built system or an OEM?

If it's an OEM, I would first install the new mobo and the old CPU and RAM. I'm pretty sure you'd get a boot from there. The reason for this is that if your system is OEM, your product key is embedded and if it becomes necessary to reinstall, you'll need that embedded key.

I use the free version of Belarc Advisor: Belarc - System Management For The Internet Age. Software license management, IT asset management, IT security audits and more. to get MS product keys, and there are some others that have been published here, such as this tutorial: Product Key - Find for Windows 8

Hope this helps.

http://www.eightforums.com/general-support/35188-replacement-mobo-cpu-upgrade-w8-reinstall-required.html
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A:Solved: MOBO v. PSU? -- No Post on replacement of components

Hi and welcome. Have you tried hooking things up outside the case, just the bare minimums to see if you can get a post? And only one ram chip, just in case there is a problem there.
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/solved-mobo-v-psu-no-post-on-replacement-of-components.289550/
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A:Seemingly random BSODs following mobo replacement

Bump (sorry if this is unnecessary, I don't know if there's a queue or not).

http://www.sevenforums.com/bsod-help-support/363606-seemingly-random-bsods-following-mobo-replacement.html
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A:Constant resets on Windows boot after Mobo replacement.

Microsoft's Windows XP Professional Repair Install step by step

This fault can also be related to faulty CPU
 

http://www.techspot.com/community/topics/constant-resets-on-windows-boot-after-mobo-replacement.103302/
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A:Mobo replacement breaks VAIO system recovery

It looks like your assumption is spot on to me!!!!

I have only ever heard bad things about sony vaio's!!!! The best thing you could do is get them to exchange it for a better pc, sony vaio's are really crap machines!!!!!!!!!!
 

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A:Replacement mobo and the "Stop 0x0000007B" message

Install a clean hard drive as master and the old 160 Maxtor as slave in your computer. Install xp and mobo drivers on new drive then copy your data files from old Maxtor h/d to new drive. Or install your old Maxtor as a slave in a different computer to copy you data then format it,put in back in you computer and install xp.mobo drivers and you data that you copied back on it.
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/replacement-mobo-and-the-stop-0x0000007b-message.526365/
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check and recheck the connections on the board, if unsuccessful, make sure you haven t short-circuited the mobo, ...
 

http://www.techspot.com/community/topics/new-build-mobo-green-light-psu-powers-case-fans-off-mobo-not-cpu-fan-no-beeps.132515/
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http://www.sevenforums.com/hardware-devices/252936-mobo-not-detecting-hdmi-ati-radeon-hd-4250-onboard-asus-mobo.html
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Have you asked ati yet? Read what the mobo manufacturer has to say about it?
 

http://www.techspot.com/community/topics/asus-mobo-in-conflict-with-ati-cards-reaschering-the-mobo.30766/
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Describe "I keep getting back to nothing" in more detail.

http://www.sevenforums.com/general-discussion/211207-mobo-baked-need-maintain-7-os-files-hd-new-mobo.html
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http://www.techspot.com/community/topics/new-mobo-quick-question-cpu-mobo-related.125107/
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https://forums.techguy.org/threads/socket-939-mobo-or-purchase-a-newer-mobo.858269/
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http://www.techspot.com/community/topics/64-bit-mobo-vs-dual-processor-mobo.31846/
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http://www.techspot.com/community/topics/replaced-mobo-on-dell-5510-bios-sticker-on-mobo-says-a05-system-in-still-has-bios-of-a07.206391/
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http://www.techspot.com/community/topics/no-mobo-light-new-psu-new-mobo.155806/
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http://www.techspot.com/community/topics/psu-replacement.123186/
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https://malwaretips.com/threads/ram-replacement-help.53221/
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https://forums.techguy.org/threads/ram-replacement.1162232/
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A:Cpu Replacement

No idea if this would work but these are the specs for the Intel Atom x7
http://ark.intel.com/products/85475/Intel-Atom-x7-Z8700-Processor-2M-Cache-up-to-2_40-GHz
 

http://forums.majorgeeks.com/index.php?threads/cpu-replacement.308092/
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A:Replacement HD

Hi, No, I don't think a normal shop would do this. Regards.

http://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Notebook-Hardware-and-Upgrade-Questions/Replacement-HD/td-p/5715552
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A:Cd Rom Replacement Help!

Some older drives have an exposed circuit board on the bottom.
How old is the computer?
 

http://www.techspot.com/community/topics/cd-rom-replacement-help.18805/
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