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This might sounds ridiculous, but I need some help finding the model of an old computer i used to own. I know what the computer looks like. It was made by Packard Bell, but i can't find hardly any information on older packard bell computers anywhere online. I got the computer around 1999, give or take a couple of years. It came with Windows 98 preinstalled. It was a tower desktop. I was wondering if anyone knows of a website or reference tool where i can find some information on older model desktop computers.

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You can try visiting Packard Bell's website in the past with the help of the Wayback Machine. For example, browsing inside the January 28, 1997 snapshot, I found this:

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*drools...*

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hahahaha, ah the good ol' days... –  Sathya Jun 7 '12 at 4:47
    
They actually had pretty interesting industrial design for that era –  Journeyman Geek Jun 7 '12 at 5:07
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Back when they actually gave you some meaningful geeky specs, "pipelined burst cache" "MMX" Muh ha ha ha .... –  Moab Jun 7 '12 at 16:00
    
thanks, man i miss those days. –  mcbeav Jun 14 '12 at 15:18
    
good idea btw, don't know why i didn't think of that, but i love the wayback machine. I miss the geocities days. –  mcbeav Jun 14 '12 at 15:18

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