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Can install Windows 8.1 32bit on R40 2722 JT9?

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Can install Windows 8.1 32bit on R40 2722 JT9?

#1 Post by kaew158 » Sat Mar 23, 2019 10:18 am

Can install Windows 8.1 32bit on R40 2722 JT9?
if yes how to bypass nx?
I only added 2GB RAM for run Windows 7 SP1.

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Re: Can install Windows 8.1 32bit on R40 2722 JT9?

#2 Post by ajkula66 » Sat Mar 23, 2019 10:23 am

Welcome to the forum!
kaew158 wrote:
Sat Mar 23, 2019 10:18 am
Can install Windows 8.1 32bit on R40 2722 JT9?
if yes how to bypass nx?
I only added 2GB RAM for run Windows 7 SP1.
No, W8 will not run on that CPU. Stick with W7 or better yet go back to XP...
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Re: Can install Windows 8.1 32bit on R40 2722 JT9?

#3 Post by kfzhu1229 » Sat Mar 23, 2019 7:57 pm

kaew158 wrote:
Sat Mar 23, 2019 10:18 am
Can install Windows 8.1 32bit on R40 2722 JT9?
if yes how to bypass nx?
I only added 2GB RAM for run Windows 7 SP1.
Terrible idea. The graphics is totally unsupported under Windows 8.1 even if you make the processor supported. Get at the very least a ThinkPad T43/R52 with ATi graphics to run Windows 8.1 32bit.
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T23 PIII 1.13ghz 1gb W7
T43 15" 1.86 XGA 2gb fp W7
T530i 15.6" i7 16gb fp W10
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A30p PIII 1.2 1gb W7 (IDTech)
T43p 2.26 2gb fp W10

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Re: Can install Windows 8.1 32bit on R40 2722 JT9?

#4 Post by kaew158 » Sat Mar 23, 2019 11:21 pm

Thank you both of you for advice.

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