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[SOLVED] Printer compatible

Q: [SOLVED] Printer compatible

I needed to reinstall windows and decided on W7 64bit but now my Canon pixma printer IP4200 will not work,( 32bit version)
Tried the supposedly 64bit driver from Canon but still no luck.

Uninstalled printer software and tried again, still no luck.

Looks like a new printer required, but the question is what Inkjet printer will work with w7 64bit.

Does any member have a printer that works and if so what make (prefer Canon)

Getting desparate now

Preferred Solution: [SOLVED] Printer compatible

I recommend downloading and running DAP. It can help sort out any driver and firmware related issues on your system

It's worked out well for many of us in the past.

You can download it direct from this link http://downloaddap.org. (This link will open the download page of DAP so you can save a copy to your computer.)

A: [SOLVED] Printer compatible

I would hold off before buying a new printer. If it was working before and the only difference is you've installed Windows 7 64bit, then you should be able to get it to work.

One thought, what was the Operating System you had before?

This printer isn't wireless, right? So it is connected with USB? (Connect the printer first before doing the following).

You could try running Windows Update, after going into the "Change Settings" and ticking the option "give me recommended updates...", the update facility might (should) offer you the correct driver to install for the printer.

Edit: This might be of interest Windows 7 Compatibility for Canon PIXMA iP4200 Photo Inkjet Printer: Canon. Drivers, Updates, Downloads

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I have a portable spirometer (to test lung functions) that can print the stored results to a PCL-compatible printer. The printer cable has a RS-232 plug.

My printer is a hp psc 1210 printer/scanner/copier and only has a square plug that plugs into the printer. A USB cable plugs into that from my computer.

Is my printer PCL-compatible? Will an adapter plug/cable do the job? If not, how can I print the results using my printer?

A:What is a PCL-compatible printer?

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Hi.New to the community. Would like some feedback on what would be the best all-in-one printer for my Stream Laptop-Notebook? 11.6 display. Thank you.

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I have an old Compatibles by Compaq scanner/keyboard that worked with win98, but I can't seem to get it to work with XP.
It's connects thru one of my serial ports. Does anyone know how to or if it can work with XP?

A:[SOLVED] scanner/keyboard - compatible/not compatible with XP?

see if they put out drivers for xp
i had to replace my scanner because of no drivers for xp

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Hello everyone, I recieved a new Dell Laptop for Christmas.
I need to buy an inexpensive decent printer for it that will print photo's and make copies.
Does anyone have an opininion as to what type I should buy? Thanking you in advance. Hope everyone had a great Christmas.

OS Name Microsoft® Windows Vista? Home Basic
Version 6.0.6001 Service Pack 1 Build 6001

OS Manufacturer Microsoft Corporation

System Manufacturer Dell Inc.
System Model Inspiron 1501
System Type X86-based PC
Processor Mobile AMD Sempron(tm) Processor 3500+, 1800 Mhz, 1 Core(s), 1 Logical Processor(s)
BIOS Version/Date Dell Inc. 2.4.0, 4/18/2006
SMBIOS Version 2.4

Hardware Abstraction Layer Version = "6.0.6001.18000"

Installed Physical Memory (RAM) 512 MB
Total Physical Memory 445 MB
Available Physical Memory 90.3 MB
Total Virtual Memory 1.41 GB
Available Virtual Memory 751 MB
Page File Space 1.00 GB
Page File C:\pagefile.sys


A:Compatible Printer for Laptop?

Kodak has an ad for the "kodak esp 5" which brags on low TCO (Total Cost of Ownership), ie; cheaper inks
This is an All-in-One printer + Copier device and if I had NOT already purchased the
Canon mp470 (pixma fine) which I love, I would go with the Kodak

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Can anyone recommend the best printer for using compatible inks please - ie chips allow compatible refills.

[I have an old epson D88 which is great but a new Epson SX415 which is a nightmare - cartridges are so small and chips keep stopping the printer working - even using a resetter]

Recommendations appreciated.

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When I made the move from Windows XP to Windows 7, I no longer have the HP printer toolbox icon on my desktop. Even tho I had to do a clean install from the original printer CD, I can't find it.

Before posting here I tried looking on the web+I'm thinking the toolbox is not compatible with Windows 7?

It was always nice to be alerted when I was running low on ink,+ now I don't even have the option to clean the print heads. If the program is not going to work with my current system, is it possible for me to manually clean the print heads?
My printer is an HP PSC 1401 All-in-One


A:HP Printer tool box not compatible?

Did you download the Full Install Package here?

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I have a computer from internetishop (hugebee), a Pentium 3 with 256ram and 1.2g processor. I am trying to install an HP psc 2100 all-in-one printer. The CD runs a check of the system first and comes back that OP system is not viable (A display comes up that lists the components it has checked, and there's a green check on all, but the OS), there is a big red X next to OS, but all other components check out. One would think that means it's not compatible, however I took the printer and installed it on my friend's PC and they also have XP as their OS with matching system specs. Internetishop's tech support sucks big time and they have no clue how to fix this. Does anyone has any suggestions? It seems like it would be an easy fix, but I'm just not sure where to start and internetishop is suggesting that I go to windows 98, that's a pretty sad solution considering that I bought XP from them. Please help! The printer works fine, so does the drivers CD. Thank you in advance for any help you can offer.

A:Can't install HP printer on PC w/ OS XP, but it's XP compatible

Try a different driver from here .

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Hi all,

My printer is getting pretty old (a Dell AIO 924) and it isn't compatible with Windows 7. I am looking for a a new all in one printer that's compatible with Windows 7 32 bit and 64 bit. It doesn't have to be a wireless printer. I am looking for the best all in one printer that is compatible with Windows 7 32 bit and 64 bit that is $70 or under. If there is a good one for $80 I might be willing to pay a little more. Thanks for the help!


A:Looking for the best cheap all in one printer compatible with 7

Look in the adds that come out in Sundays newspaper.
Don't know about all-in-one under $80.00 though.

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Hello Everyone,

I have moved from W 7 Home Premium to W 7 Ultimate.
I have had an HP desktop 2050 for about 3 years without problem.
I can no longer print a job with page borders.
I have literally tried EVERY combination of borders available in MS Word 2010 and also using Open Office.
Each time I have the message that the "page borders are outside the printable area."
I have downloaded the most recent drivers and still can not print without this message. If I decide to print, then a portion of the border is compromised.
As a 'last ditch' effort I post this question here, in the hope that someone has knowledge of this problem, before I consign the printer to a dark and forgotten place and purchase a printer that is compatible with Ultimate and - probably - from a different maker.



A:Please name Printer compatible with W 7 Ultimate

Hi Colin,

This isn't an Ultimate problem, or even a Windows 7 problem, but rather you need to look at the page layout/paper sizes/border sizes in Word itself.

Your printer is definately supported under all versions of Windows 7 - note that there is no such thing as "Ultimate compatibility".



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HI can someone help me regarding hooking up my old 6MP printer to my new computer? Ive searched the drivers but it still wont print.

A:Hp 6mp printer compatible with vista?

Try searching for the Windows XP drivers. The HP website indicates that should solve the problem!



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Well, I've searched this site and to the end of the web. The problem is my HP photosmart C-5180 printer won't recognize some new "compatible" cartridges (HP 02).

AFTER I bought them, THEN the seller tells me that "after they researched it, other customers are reporting problems w/ compatible carts & C-5100 / 6100 series printers". Other retailers have now also told me the same.

I'm looking for a workaround. My problem is that the printer won't recognize the new cart, NOT that it says it's empty. Error message: "cartridge(s) is missing or damaged." Obviously, HP has rigged this printer & the HP 02 cart so generic carts won't work.:dead:

I went through all the steps that the inkseller suggested to "trick" the printer into recognizing the compatible carts. HA! But, just like everything else, there must be a hack for this.

Suggestions or links would be appreciated.

A:Using compatible cartridges in HP C-5180 printer

tough break. The only solution I can offer is to buy an ink refill kit with the original HP carts. Obviously they are using ID chips in their ink carts to prevent 3rd party ink carts from being used. Very sneaky and also a violation of some trade laws.

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Hi all,

I recently upgraded to Windows 7 (32 bit), but now my Lexmark All-In-One X74-X75 printer drivers aren't compatible... well, kind of.

When I first reinstalled the drivers after the upgrade, I was able to use the scan facility of the printer, and print jobs could queue up for printing, but they would not print. When I attempted to update drivers, uninstall/reinstall, etc, I was told the installation was unsuccessful.

I could not find any drivers for my model printer on the Lexmark site, but I was hoping someone out there may have some tips on how I can get around this problem.

Any suggestions would be appreciated. Thanks in advance.



A:Printer drivers compatible with Windows 7

That is an old printer, there are no W7 drivers available for it, time for an upgrade.



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I have a HP Pavillions P6000 Series with a Windows 7 operating system. It would not "talk" to my 5-yr old HP 3700dn printer. Bought a new HP Color LaserJet CP2025 less than a year ago. Have spent countless hours with Tech Support downloading, uninstalling, and reinstalling various drivers. Worked for a couple of days then would not print. Any color print job over 500 kb would not print. Now it will not print at all. Need to print frequently using 65 cardstock and always in color with graphics.

I have searched review boards for a color laser printer compatible with Windows 7 and prints quality pages ($500 price limit). This is what I have found: Konica Minota: problems with compatability, Brother: toner hog and bad customer service, Samsung: fuser issues and terrible customer service, OKI: fuser problems and expensive ink, Lexmark: toner hog and other hardware issues, Ricoh: could not find any reviews but do they really still sell these?

Grateful for any suggestions of a brand and model # that would actually be a good fit for my needs.

Thanks in advance!


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just installed windows 7 yesterday... when i try to install my epson T10 printer driver its says cannot install. Os not compatible...

so how can i install it??

does anybody knows how???


A:Epson printer driver not compatible???

Go to the Epson site and get the latest driver. A Vista driver will most likely work if there is not a win 7 one yet.

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I tried installing my HP 1310 all-in-one printer driver on my Windows Vista Home Premium 32 bit system, and a message pops up telling me that I cannot install the software because it only works with Windows XP or earlier operating systems. Is there any way around this?


A:HP 1310 printer driver not compatible with Vista

Hi, lizastreet, and welcome to the forums.

Have you tried visiting HP's website for drivers for Vista?

I went there myself and only saw 1311, 1312, 1315 (3 models) and 1317 and 1318 listed as possible model choices....

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Tech Support Guy System Info Utility version
OS Version: Microsoft Windows 10 Home, 64 bit
Processor: Intel(R) Core(TM) i3-5005U CPU @ 2.00GHz, Intel64 Family 6 Model 61 Stepping 4
Processor Count: 4
RAM: 4011 Mb
Graphics Card: Intel(R) HD Graphics 5500, 1024 Mb
Hard Drives: C: 887 GB (798 GB Free); D: 24 GB (23 GB Free);
Motherboard: LENOVO, Nano 5B6
Antivirus: Bitdefender Antivirus Free Edition, Updated: Yes, On-Demand Scanner: Enabled

I just uninstalled bitdefender (I thought. See above) because Canon says bit defender prevents my printer from printing via computer. So I try activating windows defender, and it won't stay on. I click start and it will stay on a few seconds and then ask to be restarted. It won't stay on. Is there an antivirus that you would recommend for windows 10? Thank you for your reply.

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Hello,I have a question. Is Lexmark X2350 All-in-one printer compatible with windows 7.I have the drivers for Vista but will it works on Windows 7.Thank you everybody.....

A:Is Lexmark X2350 All-in-One printer compatible with Windows 7 ??

Yes it is, You can download the driver from Lexmark website.

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I have an HP officejet 4200 series printer that I bought several years ago and which I'd like to install to use with my laptop. My laptop runs Vista Home Basic and the HP CD only supports up to XP. Is there a way I can make this printer work with my laptop. Laptop is Dell Inspiron, about a year old.

A:installing XP compatible printer on a vista system

Try this one


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So I have an interesting situation here. A client of mine uses an old dos based database program that can't print to any printer that uses a USB connection, but it works fine with parallel. I've just upgraded them to Windows 7, and some of their printers (which I didn't know at the time, I wish I did), don't have compatible Win7 drivers. Does anybody here know of a new model printer that still can use a parallel port and works with windows 7? I know HP Laserjet 1300 works, because they have several of those, but I'm hoping I can find actual new machines (it's a longshot, I know).

A:Need a Win7 Compatible Parallel Port Laser Printer

What model printer are they using now, and can you get it to work with any of the inbox (and generic) HP Laserjet drivers?

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HP does not seem to have a 64 bit driver for the HP 960c printer (specifically, not the 960 cse or cxi)
HP Printer driver install wizard leads me all the way but eventually gives a message that it cannot find the correct driver. I have a New Dell Inspiron 5000 series with Windows 7Pro. This is the first software/driver I am trying to install and feel a bad omen Can anyone help please?

A:Need driver for HP 960c printer compatible with Win7pro 64bit

I hav hp deskjet 932c install disk if it will help i'll try to send u a copy , u mite hav 2 change compatibly mode 2 run it .
I downloaded the drivers from m$ website instead of using the disk on last win 7 install or mayb it was hp website, 1 or the other.(I hav a dell inspiron 560)

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We recently purchased a laptop, Gateway MX8738, that uses the Vista OS and a wireless printer that is Vista compatible (Lexmark x4550). Our internet signal is received via a combination modem/wireless router (Verizon, Westall Model 327).
We were successful in loading the printer wirelessly to our laptop and able to print documents. But found, when attempting to access our internet service (that had been operational), we were unable to do so though signal was strong. Upon going to Network and Sharing we learned the printer was blocking the internet signal to the laptop. Over the course of 2 days, we spent easily 8 hrs each with both Lexmark and Verizon with neither able to help, each pointing fingers at the other.
This is our last resort. We temporairly disconnected the Windows firewall on the laptop and found this did not solve our problem. We also have a Trend Micro Anti Virus loaded on the laptop, but did nothing with that. Any one out there have any suggestions? Your assistance is greatly appreciated by this computer novice. Thank you.

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I'm having difficulty getting the printer which is attached to a Win XP Pro system to be available for use by a Win ME system on the same network.

The printer is a HP Deskjet 697C. It is installed and working on the Win XP Pro system.
Both systems can see each other on the network and transfer files back and forth with no difficulty.
The printer on the XP system is marked for Sharing and File and Print Sharing is enabled.
The XP Firewall is turned off, as we use Zone Alarm Security Suite.

When I use Add Printer on the WinME machine, and try to browse for a network printer, I can expand the network to see the computer name of the XP machine, but the shared printer doesn't show up as a choice.

What are we doing wrong?

A:Solved: Can't Add HP 697C Printer connected to WinXP Pro into WinME printer choices

What is the share name for the printer? Win ME uses NetBIOS for local shares, and has a limit of 12 characters to a share name.

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I have add printers before on networks but for some reason can't see this one, here is the setup and problem

DSL--MODEM>Wireless Linksys Router? 1st computer dell dedktop windows xp sp2 home it wired to router no problem works great. Printer hooked to desktop works great.

2nd computer is a dell Laptop windows xp sp2 home with wireless card and connects to the network just fine.

They have a new printer a HP Officejedt Pro L7500 all in one printer, scanner, copier, and fax. ON the laptop I go to control panel and printers and then add a printer and go through where it tells to check for network printer and I do and it shows the computers but not the printer, I look on the desktop for the share name and it was HPOffice so I even typed that in on the laptop but still can't see it.

I have a network setup just like my buddy modem>wireless router>2 desktops and a laptop. MY printer is hooked to the first computer which is aldo wired to the router and on my lap top (which is the same as his a DELL Inspiron I did the add printer and it saw my printer and added it right away.

On my buddies I shared the printer from the desktop computer and did the same thing on his laptop as I did mine but it just doesn't see his. Can someone tell my what I am doing wrong. I even ran the add a home network on the desktop then the laptop and that didn't help it just isn't picking up the printer. I tried to run the disc for the printer on the laptop but only get a l... Read more

A:Solved: 2 windows XP SP2 Home-Router-Printer-Can't add printer on 2nd computer

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We have a Canon iP3500 connected to a desktop running XP Home SP2. The desktop connects wirelessly to our router. I have laptop running Vista Basic SP1 with a wired connection to the router. The printer is shared and almost all programs running on the laptop can print to the iP3500 with no problem.

One of the software packages that came with the printer, "Canon Easy PhotoPrint EX", installed with no problem on the laptop. When I try to run the program, a pop-up box reports "Printing cannot be executed because a printer supported by the software is not installed." I can click OK to continue running the program but can not print anything. Canon tech support has confirmed that the software does not support a shared Canon printer on another computer.

I had thought I had come across a utility over a year ago (before we purchased the printer) that would map a shared printer on another computer to appear as a local USB connected printer. Trying to use Google to find the program is giving me way too many hits on web pages with discussions on general USB printer sharing issues on networked computers.

Does anybody know of such a program and provide a link please?

A:Solved: Make remote printer appear as a local USB printer?

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I can't seem to get Windows 7 SP1 to load a driver for an HP printer that is on my home network. My laptop sees it but won't let me make it the default printer or load a driver so that I can link to it wirelessly. I restored my laptop back to windows 7
because Windows 10 was moving too slow. I only have 4gigs of memory, and windows 10 probably runs better with 8gigs of memory.

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My computer cannot find my printer pool.

I get the following error each time I click "find printer":

"The Active Directory Domain Service is currently unavailable."

I currently have 6 documents in the printer pool.

How can I fix this?

Thank you for any and all help.

A:Solved: Why is my printer not printing from OS recognized printer?

See lot of people have similar problem but each solution is different ... here is some link

If it just happen try use system restore first and restore to the time is working... thatwill be the easiest way to do..

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I do not have the PDF printer on my Dell netbook inspiron 1010. I do have the Adobe Reader 9 installed. How do I get the PDF printer in to my printers list?
Thank you!

A:[SOLVED] PDF Printer Missing frm Printer list

Does this help?

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Hai Guys,
Gud Morning to eveybody....!

Here i have an HP Lasejet printer as installed in my one of client pc. that doesnot have an Network ports. I want to assign a IP for that by using that client pc. Is it possible or not? If possible means How?

Kindly help me.!

A:Solved: Make host printer as ip printer

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Getting the subject message or very similar when I try to print anything with this computer. The printer and it's associated cables are OK since they work on another computer. In fact I have tried two different printers with the same result. Checked drivers and there are no conflicts. It seems to be a problem with the motherboard? It is an older NEC with win95OS. I don't know where to try now or how to either.
All you guys are great.(the guys means gals too),

A:[SOLVED] Printer-error msg-printer not ready

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Hello! I am building my own computer and I need a CPU fan that is compatible with a MS I N1996 motherboard (serial number: 2076920023220, other numbers: MS 77236 version 2.2, 945p, Neo3). I also have a Corsair CX500 PSU. If there is nothing inexpensive for a CPU fan, can you provide me with a motherboard that is compatible with my PSU and a CPU fan for it? Thank you!

A:Solved: Compatible CPU

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I need to know if an AMD Athlong 62 dual core 2.2 Ghz is 64 bit compatible

A:Solved: 64 bit compatible

Athlons have been 64-bit since the old Athlon XP single core days so they aren't just 64-bit compatible; they are 64-bit processors.

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I am wondering whether this CPU: http://cgi.ebay.co.uk/AMD-Athlon-64...m&pt=UK_Motherboards_CPUs&hash=item1c12632912

is compatible with my PC. Here are my motherboard specifications: http://www.foxconnchannel.com/product/motherboards/detail_spec.aspx?ID=en-us0000306#

I am worried because it says on the CPU details "Compatible RAM --------> DDR2 SDRAM" I added new RAM recently and it is DDR2, I don't remember anything about SDRAM; is it still okay?

Sorry for my newbiness, if someone could give me a helpful answer it would be much appreciated.


A:Solved: Is this CPU compatible with my PC?

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I have a stick of ram: 256MB, DDR, 400, CL3, PC3200U-30331-A1

Is it compatible with a eMachine T3256?

Also, could someone explain how to determine if ram is compatible or not.


A:Solved: Is this compatible?

It would probably work, but it would run at the slower speed of the PC2700 if the specs are correct for your computer.

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Ok My Desktpop has 1GB Ram but recently its getting slower as I play and download a lot of games. So i was thinking of upgrading it to 2 GB or 3GB for better performance. The 1GB i have rite now is DDR PC2 5300 (667 Mh). So if I buy a 1GB DDR2 PC2 6400 and install it in my other slot will it work perfectly as its a bit different? Also if I buy 2GB DDR2 PC2 4200 (533 Mh) will it work with my other one without any problems?

My other question is when I install another ram on the other slot do I have to install anything on the bios or aything else? or will it be added to my memory I have now?

Also My mother board is Intel D946GZIS with 2 slots (with maximum 3 GB memory I think)

Here is the result when I scan my pc in crucial.com
Thank you

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Hey, I have a Gateway E-4600, it has an Intel D850GB Motherboard, I was wondering if a Nivida GeForce 5500 will be compatible with it, and if it will have any problems running? Thanks!

A:Solved: Is my GPU Compatible?

The motherboard does have a AGP 1.5Volt slot so you shoudl be able to use the FX5500 with it.

Be aware that the FX5500 isn't a very good gaming card if you are purchasing it for that purpose.

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How do I know what ram is compatible for my system? I ran Belarc adviser & without opening up my tower I know I have an empty slot. I have a spare 512MB stick that was taken from my other computer & if it is compatible I'd like to add it to the system that is lacking ram. The stick that I have is a PC3200 DDR 400MHz 512MB. The info that I have from Belarc is Slot 'J6G1' has 256 MB Slot 'J6G2' is Empty, whether that is helpful or not. Hope someone can help.

A:Solved: compatible ram?

try going here

Scan online, or put the make / model in


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I have an HP, P2, 333MHz, 190 RAM and Win98Se.....

I bought a new Mad Dog CD-RW and I'm getting a "not compatible" message after I installed it. I installed it as the slave to the CD, then tried it as master and both times the message specied "slave and master"....

I have the minimum speed and RAM.
The package says the hardware is compatible with my system EXCEPT it lists almost every version of Windows operating systems except specifically 98se......and 3.1.........it lists 95, 98, Me, XP, 2000...

Could it be possible that it's compatible with all these OP systems, just not 98se?.....that's what the store is trying to tell me and I have a hard time believing that.............or is there something I'm missing?

Right before I tried to install the Mad Dog, I upgraded from 98 to 98Se.......'sighs'

Any comments, feedback or help would be appreciated.


A:[SOLVED] CD-RW not compatible?..

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Will this work in my system and is it any Good?

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Tech Support Guy System Info Utility version
OS Version: Microsoft Windows 7 Ultimate, Service Pack 1, 64 bit
Processor: Intel(R) Core... Read more

A:Solved: Looking for ssd is this compatible

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I feel kinda like a retard for saying this but....how do i tell what RAM is compatible with my Mobo and proc?

is this RAM http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16820145214 compatible with http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16819103471 and http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16813128387 ? and if so, why?

A:Solved: How do I tell if RAM is compatible?

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will 2 different brands of SDRAM be compatible with each other
256 mb from crucial +
256 mb from kingston...?

yes, each selection of ram would have the same compatability (PC 133, 168 pin DIMM to be exact)

i dont see why not, i am just curious before I buy


A:Solved: Compatible RAM?

My laptop's got 256 of no-name OEM in one slot and 512 of Corsair in the other.

My linux box has 32 of kingston in one slot and 32 of Dell in the other.

My gaming box has 512 of K-Byte in one slot and 1024 of Patriot in the other.

The moral of the story is "Yeah, you should be hunky-doory."

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Hi i have a p4 and was thinking of switching to windows xp 64bit edition if i can find out if i can support it. I tried looking on intels website but i couldn't find anything that really helped me so maybe one of u can.
Processor is Pentium 4 3.2GHz with HT
x86 family 15 model 2

if theres any other information needed i will respond promply

A:Solved: Is my P4 64-bit compatible?

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I've purchased an old m/board for a test and play machine. The m/board is a MSI MS-6156BX v2.1 with the Blue "C" sticker (PII and i think also PIII compatible board). I was looking at getting a PIII 800 (133Mhz Bus) or a PIII 1Ghz (133Mhz Bus)for it. From the information i've read from the MSI site for this board, it is supposed to support up to PIII 1Ghz.

However, what i am confused on is that the manufacturers state that this board supports a 66/100Mhz bus. So the question in mind is will the PIII 800Mhz/1Ghz with the 133Mhz Bus work with this board?

According to the cpu support list for this board, it uses 133FSB x 6 to get 800Mhz while it uses a 100FSB x 10 to get the 1Ghz. So because both the 800Mhz and 1Ghz use 133 Buses, will they still be compatible?

Any help would be greatly appreciated. thank you.


A:Solved: Is this CPU compatible with this m/board??

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Quik question my friend has a P3, 600 mhz, 128k box with a 80 gb drive, thats all he could tell me about it over the phone! Will a computer with those numbers run XP adequately??? What if the RAM was upped to 256k?? Thanks all Graiskye ps shes running 98 as is, whats the wise choice upgrade to XP or no??? Thanks,Thanks,Thanks, and Thanks again

A:Solved: XP compatible computer?

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I have a Gigabyte AM2+ AMD770 DDR2 ATX Audio Lan motherboard

http://www.shop.bt.com/products/gig...audio-lan-5GRK.html?refs=418610000&q=gigabyte am2

Which supports the following processors

Compatible Processors Athlon, Athlon 64, Sempron, Athlon 64 FX, Athlon 64 X2, Athlon X2, Phenom X4, Phenom X3, Sempron X2, Phenom II X4

Would this work with a AMD Phenom II X2 545 3GHz Socket AM3


I think it will even though it is not explicitly listed as compatible on the motherboards listing because Phenom II X4 is listed.

Anybody know for sure ?



A:Solved: AMD Phenom II compatible ?

Actually according to Gigabyte's site for that mothrboard it does list that processor as compatible.

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Is a 400MHZ DDR Ram compatible with a 266 mhz DDR Ram ?

I suspect my motherboard is fried after installing a 400mhz DDR ram on my ECS L7VMM3 Motherboard.

Since my computer came with a 256mb 266mhz DDR ram, I wanted to add some more ram and bought a 400MHZ DDR Ram. ( I was told at the store that these two ram chips are compatible).
After installing it, I just heard the system powering up but with a 'something burning smell' and nothing came on Monitor.
After removing my new Ram and putting back my older ram, still nothing came On screen.

Any ideas here as to what has happened? is my motherboard gone?

Thanking you in advance for advice.

A:Solved: Is a 400MHZ DDR Ram compatible with a 266 mhz DDR Ram ?

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