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Gateway MB bad - Need aftermarket replacement
Dec 13, 2011, 5:11 PM
Any suggestion on replacement motherboard. My computer wont boot up so it leads me to think the MB is bad.
Dec 20, 2011
gateway aftermarket replacement
Dec 13, 2011, 5:11 PM
sorry i have a SX2800 gateway.
Dec 13, 2011, 6:14 PM
this Intel page
for compatible motherboards and chipsets. If you get another board, you cannot use the Dell disks to install the OS. You will need a new copy of Vista or Win 7.
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Dec 13, 2011, 6:16 PM
i have a new install of window 7 so that wont be a problem. I just want a board that fit that sff case.
Dec 13, 2011, 6:20 PM
I think this board is an
Intel's G43 Express chipset
Dec 19, 2011, 11:02 PM
so any G43 express chipset will work?
Dec 20, 2011, 7:05 AM
It looks like the Gateway board supports DDR2 800 RAM. Is it a standard micro-ATX format? Do you need 2 or 4 RAM slots? Does the power supply have the 24-pin power connector?
Maybe something like this:
MSI G41M4-F LGA 775 Intel G41 Micro ATX
Dec 20, 2011, 5:18 PM
Im pretty sure its DDR3. it saids it on the sticky. Ill have to look at the power connector when i get home.
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