I’ll have a dig around in my storage Personally I’d stick a DVD drive in there, was the beginning of the DVD era, I always find it easier to source them than the cd anyway and they get reserved for my older pentium builds. Return to General Old Hardware. However, although this will probably be pretty good for DOS games, it’s likely to suck for anything 3D. I have no idea why I got both, other than not being able to choose between a card with less compatbility overall and a card with inferior performance. I have a few options here: Keep the CPU the way it is, at least until you’ve tested enough games to decide whether it’s too fast or too slow, then go from there.

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Now I need to decide on an ISA card. Its tricky knowing how few slots you have, how are they taken up so far?

Old Dell OptiPlex GX110 Graphics

Part of me wants to stick with the SB, but I have no idea how good its software wavetable is SF2 compatible? I am currently leaning towards using the G in this build, as I want to make this PC home to a very, very diverse range of OSs: Thanks for reading so far, and thanks for all future inputs.

Got a matching keyboard somewhere as well. This one is a tough call. No, create an account now.

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On the back of the OptiPlex should be a small white Dell tag with a series of numbers. It should be able to have a larger Hard Drive and possibly a better video card than a 16MB installed as well. I think that would be substantially faster than the Rage PRO PCI which I think would be much faster than the Virge anyhow, so that is probably a definite upgrade I should do edll.

Oct 17, Messages: At least with Voodoo 2, its still useful for glide and even though you do have a v3 based PC the SLI justifies the setup. That means no ISA sound cards for me.

The original configuration of this PC as it is reported to be shipped is as below: If you type these into the Enter a Tag and proceed, what they will give you is what came with THAT machine originally, and what they can provide you now with.

Log in or Sign up. This site uses cookies to help personalise content, tailor your experience and to keep you logged in if you register. I have a lot of builds in my signature that are fairly era specific and take up lots of space mostly mid-full tower cases ; so I thought I could check out what this PC has inside and maybe build it in a way that could serve me as a compact, silent retro PC I can keep on my computer desk under my current gx101 which conveniently has multiple inputs.

Go to this page – http: Power switch Green flash JohnCrossSep 17,in forum: I can’t get past X 16 Color mode. Alas, this is where we are.

I just hung a small fan using cable ties off the holes in the card above corner, in this case your soundcard which I can see has them most do. Do you already have an account? Obviously some of the hardware is pretty close to what is in the manufacturing log, but not quite. Google [Bot]MMaximus and 11 guests. Can’t you just take out the sb and replace it with an ISA sound card? So that means we are pretty much still in stock configuration, perfect!

Dell 5468t Optiplex Gx110 SFF Slot 1 Motherboard With VGA Graphics Card 0005468t

It seems that you’ve already figured that out, but out of the choices specified on the OP, I’d go with deol D or E. As for what you have However, although this will probably be pretty good for DOS games, it’s likely to suck for anything iptiplex. The ideal case would be to use a Voodoo 3 PCI but alas I have none, so I am considering filling that remaining PCI slot with a Voodoo 2, which I think would make games up to playable at x or x Value and use the MX in this system.

I am planning on using an SB Live! I know that Live!

Here it is, after some thorough cleaning: