2 ?'s Dell and how to delete cookies

Old 11-23-03, 10:25 PM
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Yes I am looking for a computer for my 10 year old, it will be used mostly for games like Roller Coaster tycoon and others. I am looking at the Dell 2400 which is a good priced first computer, well in talking to the Dell person they told me that the 2400 computer would not play the games it was just good for internet, I needed to go up to a computer almost twice the price. I have Hp now that is 4 years old and plays games fine, and the Dell I think has more memory and faster drivers. What should I look for, what are the minimums? Is the lower cost one good enough or are they trying to sell me something I really don't need. Second question how do you delete cookies off computer? Thanks for any help with these questions.
Old 11-23-03, 11:45 PM
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It has integrated Intel 3d graphics, which should be fine for most things. Computer lists out at $449.00 to 699.00 on dell's site. You could always go up to the Dimension 4600 for $649.00 which you can customize with one of these:
Integrated Intel® Extreme Graphics 2
128MB DDR NVIDIA GeForce FX 5200 Graphics Card with TV-Out and DVI [add $60 or $2/month1]
128MB DDR ATI RADEON 9800 PRO Graphics Card with TV-Out and DVI [add $200 or $6/month1]
They would definitely get you by.

As for cookies, just do a search on your computer for "cookies" (start/search/files/folders)and you should get a folder (or 2) named cookies. Delete them from there.
Old 11-25-03, 09:52 AM
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Control panel

Go Into control panel and click over Internet options
there you can clear your cookies,files,off line content,history
that Is with explorer..If you got mozilla go to file & then preferances and then go from there?
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In Short,
A Dell Dimension 2400 will be just fine for games like roller coaster Tycoon, and any games that you can use now on your 4 year old computer will run just fine on a 2400.
You don't want to play something like America's Army or Half-Life (3d Games, or other First Person Shooter games) on a 2400 unless you buy a seperate PCI video card. A decent Video Card would be under $100.

By the way, those 2400s are very quiet computers. I can hardly tell when they are On.

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