What Operating System Would Run Best On The Pentium M?

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What Operating System Would Run Best On The Pentium M?

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I Have A Pentium M I Recently Saved From An Old D600 I Had That Broke And I'm Wondering What Operating Systems Will Run Well On It? I'm New To Using Older Cpus If anyone has any suggestions on what I should run on it would be much appreciated (problem solved)
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    Re: What Would Run Good On A Pentium M?

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    Win XP or earlier ?
    any Linux LXDE ?

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    Re: What Operating System Would Run Best On The Pentium M?

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    I Don't Know Much About The Pentium M Or What It Can Natively Run Ive Not Really Use A Cpu This Old Before (Any Suggestions?)
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      Re: What Operating System Would Run Best On The Pentium M?

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      use freaking google

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      sorry if I miss understood and I will try google and see what I can find
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        Re: What Operating System Would Run Best On The Pentium M?

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        I Think I Might Try Windows XP On This And What I Can Do With It Also Thanks For The Help Everyone I'm Pretty New Here So it Help Alot To Know There Are Members WIlling To Help Newbies Like Me Out Thanks -Longhorn Pro
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          Re: What Operating System Would Run Best On The Pentium M?

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          Longhorn Pro wrote:
          Wed Nov 16, 2022 10:25 pm
          I Have A Pentium M I Recently Saved From An Old D600 I Had That Broke And I'm Wondering What Operating Systems Will Run Well On It? I'm New To Using Older Cpus If anyone has any suggestions on what I should run on it would be much appreciated (problem solved)
          Older Windows versions or Linux. You still need a decent amount of RAM. And if you just "saved" the CPU from a laptop then probably nothing will run of it until you put it in an equipped motherboard.

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