Just received the system and plugged the wireless adapter dongle I was using on my previous Dell but it won't work on this one. Do I need to buy a wireless card for this to connect to the internet?
Everything works and has had no problems in months. So far, well worth it....
Dell Optiplex 745 Core 2 Duo 2.4Ghz 2GB Desktop Computer (Refurbished)
ITEM#: 12938437Simplify your life with the Dell Optiplex 745 desktop computer. The computer is fully loaded with an Intel Core 2 Duo 2.4GHz processor and spacious 500GB hard drive.
- Processor: Core 2 Duo - 2.4 GHz
- Memory: 2048 MB RAM
- Hard drive: 500 GB
- Optical drive: DVD+/-RW drive
- Operating system: Microsoft Windows XP Professional SP3 pre-installed
- Display: Monitor is not included
- Network devices: RJ-45 Integrated 10/100 LAN
- Modem: Not included
- Audio: Integrated sound with microphone and headphone jack
- Video: Integrated video with VGA port
- USB ports: 8
- Serial port: 1
- Parallel port: 1
- Keyboard/mouse: Included
- What is in the box: Computer system, keyboard, mouse, power cord
- Model number: Dell Optiplex 745
This high-quality Off-Lease item has been factory refurbished. Please click on the icon above for more information on quality Off-Lease-reconditioned merchandise.
Operating system DOES NOT include Microsoft Office
|CPU Type||Core 2 Duo|
|Computer Memory||2048 MB|
|Hard Drive Capacity||500 GB|
|Operating System||Windows XP Professional|
|Audio Card Type||USB|
|Graphics Card Type||Intel|
|Hard Drive Memory Type||Hard Disk Drive (HDD)|
|Hard Drive Power Source||Additional USB|
|Installed RAM||2048 MB|
|Networking Capability||Wireless (Infrared)|
|Number of HDMI Input||More than 5|
|Processor Brand||Core 2 Duo|
|Product Features||Video Editing Software Included|
|Speaker Type Included||Internal|
|System Bus Speed in MHz||More than 2500 MHz|
|Total FireWire Port||1|
|Dimensions||15.75 in.x 4.5 in.x 14 in.|
|Warranty||1 year Distributor|
|Model Number||Dell Optiplex 745|
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Everything works and has had no problems in months. So far, well worth it.Read More
Needed a basic replacement updated computer for my husband. He doesn't use a lot of media programs, so I know this would be perfect with plenty of hard drive for his needs. Great price for a dependable unit.Read More
Bought the optiplex 745 to replace our 11 yr old computer . Loaded every thing in it an worked great for a day then the power supply fan started making noise. Call the customer service about the problem an they sent a new power supply an fan . Installed an it is working just great now . Thanks for the fast service.Read More
I was familiar with this model since I worked on this at my job and loved it. I love the small size and it does everything I need a computer for. I could not be happier with my purchase. Although a little more software would be good.Read More
Came with a substandard, generic keyboard but other than that, it's a good product.Read More
This is a lot of horsepower for a good price and HOW WONDERFUL to still be able to still get a legitimate PC with Windows XP on it! Interestingly, the "XP Pro for Refurbished PC" that is provided can easily be replaced by booting form an OEM Dell CD as provided for these machines originally-- does not even need to be exactly this model. the site **** still 'knows' about the particular PC by using its Service Tag, making updating and servicing these machines a treat-- Very little problem getting this to be a totally useful PC!Read More
Ordered 6 computers at one time. five of them are working well. One was sent back for repair and not received yetRead More
received my refurbished tower in a timely manner and have reallly enjoyed itRead More
Computer came in great condition - did not look like a reconditioned piece. Good value.Read More
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Just found the answer. My adapter was faulty. Bought a new one and plugged it in, and the internet is connected.
It is possible that the wireless device needs to be installed with the CD that likely accompanied it. Windows XP is not always "plug and play".
To further clarify the Ram answer below, would the Kingston KVR667D2N5/1G 1GB DDR2 PC2-5300 on your site match the ram that it comes with?
Thank you for your interest. Unfortunately, this item is presently out of stock. We currently do not have inventory to check the information you have requested. Also, we cannot guarantee the item will be restocked. Please feel free to check back with us periodically to see if the item has returned and contact us with any further questions.
What kind RAM does the motherboard support? DDR2?
Unfortunately, at present, this item is presently out of stock. We currently do not have inventory to check, and cannot guarantee the item will be restocked. Please feel free to check back with us periodically to see if the item has returned.
I wanted to know if another hard drive could be added to the machine? Also, the USB description does not say whether it is USB 2.0 or not?
No, you cannot add another hard drive to this unit. It does not appear to have USB 2.0 functionality.
I would like to know if this is an 64-bit system? Does It Have flash card & media installation? Can I install 1 TB or 2TB Of Hard Drive? What Is the Maximum Of The RAM? 8gb?
The window installed on this unit is 32bit (Although it is capable of running a 64bit operating system if you wanted to upgrade later own your own. No; it doesn’t have flash card/Media installation. The Maximum RAM is 8GB Yes; Hard drive can be upgraded to 1TB/2TB
I will use this at home. I need word and a few programs like Outlook. What are these going to cost me.
We have Microsoft Office 2010 available, and the item number is 12954667. The product will cost around $360.
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