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Chapter 18. The Big Switch: Upgrading to... > Getting Rid of Your Old PC

Getting Rid of Your Old PC

After you have your new PC set up and configured just so, you're faced with another problem—what to do with your old computer?

If your old PC is still working reasonably well, you might not want to get rid of it. I happen to have three working PCs in my household, with a fourth held back as a spare in case one of the others breaks down. There's no reason not to use an old PC as a dedicated Internet machine, or for your children to use for homework. And if you choose this option, it's easy to connect all your PCs together in a simple home network, as you learned in Chapter 15, “Connect the Dots: Upgrading to a Wired or Wireless Network.”


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