Optiplex GX280 - Windows XP

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Optiplex GX280 - Windows XP

The GX280 is Vista Capable and with a CPU that supports NX can go all the way to windows 8.1/10

Onboard INTEL video isnt supported with 10. Legacy Radeon HD5450 2 gig is a recommended update.  Better would be GDDR5  GT1030 card.  Newer UEFI based Turing and Ampere cards do not work.

Most older stock ATI cards are legacy now so you will need older ATI drivers for those.

Max Ram is 4 gigs total.

• R121089 Dell Desktop Software (Under System Utilities)

• R79695 Dell Driver (Under Chipset)

• R99397 Broadcom Driver (Under Chipset)

• R96000 & R126541 Intel Video Driver (Under Video) or ATI R253949 and the other ATI drivers (Under Video)* 

• R73044, R72270, R70165, R76737 Conexant Modem (Under Communications)

• R132254, R78500 Broadcom Ethernet (Under Network)

• R105155 Audio (Under Audio)

You may also update the BIOS if you are careful:

• GX280A08 if you don't have A08

And the PCI Video BIOS *

• R105090

 


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