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Old 11-18-2016, 12:48 PM   #1
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Question Lightweight distro for old laptop


I have a 10 year old HP Compaq Presario V6000 that is currently barely running windows XP. It has never had any modifications. I am looking for a lightweight distro that is reminiscent of windows. The graphics card in it is lower end, so no fancy visual effects.
 
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Hi nerdypotato,

AntiX is my favorite distro for very old hardware:

http://antix.mepis.org/index.php?title=Main_Page

What are your goals with this computer? What are you hoping to use it for? I googled the hardware specs, and this computer is marginal at best for 2016 purposes. Here are some project suggestions for very old computers:

https://kmandla.wordpress.com/2007/0...-old-computer/
 
  


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