Hp m9517c replacement motherboard

Hello,

After a few weeks of our desktop freezing up and attempting to rebooting itself it finally died and could no longer boot to teh O/S. The bios could no longer detect my drives. I took it to the computer shop who verified that the drives were working but the motherboard was defective. Being a nube I am having trouble finding a compatible motherboard since the original is far to expensive (Violet-GL8E). Could some please recommend a motherboard that will accept all the internal parts of the computer. The list of internal parts is as follows:

Phenom-9550 (A) 2.2 GHz (95W)

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3600 MHz HyperTransport 3.0
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Socket AM2+

Chipset
GeForce 9100
Motherboard

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Manufacturer: Pegatron
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Motherboard Name: M2N78-LA
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HP/Compaq motherboard name: Violet-GL8E

Power supply

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350W

Memory
Component Attributes
Memory Installed 8 GB
Maximum allowed 16 GB (4 x 4 GB) (64-bit OS)

4 GB* (4 x 1 GB) (32-bit OS)

*Actual available memory may be less
Speed supported PC2-6400 MB/sec
Type 240 pin, DDR2
Hard drive

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1 TB SATA 3G (3.0 Gb/sec)
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7200 rpm

James
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