Mini Tower Computer
Before Working Inside Your Computer
Removing the Chassis Intrusion Switch
Replacing the Chassis Intrusion Switch
Resetting the Chassis Intrusion Detector
About Your Mini Tower Computer
Mini Tower Computer Specifications
PCI and PCI Express Cards and Serial Port Adapters
LegacySelect Technology Control
Addressing Memory With 4-GB Configurations
Replacing/Adding Additional Memory
Reinstalling Drivers and the Operating System
Using Microsoft® Windows® XP System Restore
Reinstalling Microsoft Windows XP
Serial or Parallel Device Problems
Microsoft® Windows® XP Features
Transferring Information to a New Computer
User Accounts and Fast User Switching
Setting Up a Home and Office Network
Troubleshooting Tools and Utilities
Resolving Software and Hardware Incompatibilities
Returning Items for Warranty Repair or Credit
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August 2006 N8071 Rev. A02