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Mobo and Tower capability

By drkbike
Jun 4, 2007
  1. how would one beable to tell if a mother board is compatible with a certain tower.

    im purchasing one of my friend and its in decent condition but i need to know if i can use it in my comp
     
  2. k.jacko

    k.jacko TS Rookie Posts: 743

    Check the Form Factor. ATX is the most common 'standard' sized tower, so find an ATX mobo.
    If you're building a small form factor pc, then look for Micro-ATX case and mobo.
    Micro-ATX will still fit into an ATX case though.
     
  3. tm312

    tm312 TS Rookie

    Hello I am looking for a mobo to replace in my 873n desktop does anyone know what model I should get and how much do they run.
     
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