Instant Repair Help over the Phone 6ya. Login to post Please use English characters only. Add Your Answer Tips for a great answer: Les Dickinson Level 3 Expert Answers. To get any meaningful performance boost, the socket usually has changed, requiring a change in motherboard at the very least, and sometimes an upgrade to RAM or change in RAM type. If you didn’t create the recovery disc you will need to order it from Gateway’s website as they own emachine.

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Results 1 to 2 of 2. Need some advice for upgrading But it did work.

[ubuntu] Emachines T will not (seemingly) allow for installation from live cd

So ruled out a bad CD-rom drive. I have the same viddeo 0. The max point reward for answering a question is Live CD would not work, stayed very long time on purple screen, and then went to a black screen with a single blinking white dash at top left. My current power supply doesn’t include a GPU power cord, but I did order a w power supply and has that particular cable and will get it sometime this week.


I say this because there are actually 2 r5048 models! How much of an upgrade that is is dubious, and 2Gb RAM is going to limit the effectiveness of any upgrade.

Audio, Video and LAN. Click here to Register a free account now! Anyway, you couldn’t go past a Smithfield, if that.

EMachines T5048 PC Desktop motherboard manual

LOOK at the tab. See the second model here at Newegg; http: Helpful 2 Not Helpful Comment Flag. This would be the “Smart Buy” version of that number.

So look for a compatible video card which should atleast have mb of video memory. Posted by Anonymous on Dec 10, Upon install to HD, I edit the grub configuration file, adding same, and rebuild grub and that’s it. It has no moving parts and so there’s nothing to hear. Alienware 18 and M18x. It’s an Intel Pentium D 3. It’s worth a emachiness words.

I looked at the Emachines website to see if I could get any support, but the model is not supported anymore. Owell, don’t buy cheapo emachibes in the future.

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Are you an eMachines Computer and Internet Expert? I did not use a vacuum cleaner, I knew that it could vifeo the motherboard. So look for a compatible video card which should atleast have mb of video memory. Suggestions for upgrading CPU Jul 29, The main thing you need to look for here, is what power is required for the graphics card.


My old Emachines T5048 CPU and HDD work, but nothing shows up on the monitor. Help!

Emachines T will not seemingly allow for installation from live cd I’m replying to my own posting to say that the issue has not been resolved, but at the very least has been determined.

Therefore, you’re going to need a better power supply, to support any of the really decent PCI Express graphics cards out there.

This site in other languages x. Purple screen, then emacgines screen with blinking cursor. If this information has not deterred you then Les Dickinson Level 3 Expert Answers.