Win2000 upgrade for Micron PowerdigmXSU?

Computer is Micron Powerdigm XSU dual Pentium II with Samurai chipset, Adaptec 2940UW SCSI card, Diamond Fire GL Pro 1000 video. It's not on Microsoft's short list of compatible Micron computers. Can I safely upgrade from NT4 to Win2000?
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LermitteCommented:
That's easy! check it yourself , put the W2k CD in the cd-rom and open explorer. Run then from the CDRom in I386 folder > winnt32 /checkupgradeonly

/checkupgradeonly
Checks your computer for upgrade compatibility with Windows 2000. For Windows 95 or Windows 98 upgrades, Setup creates a report named Upgrade.txt in the Windows installation folder. For Windows NT 3.51 or 4.0 upgrades, it saves the report to the Winnt32.log in the installation folder.

This will not install W2K but only create a logfile so that you can see if the PC can it be upgraded...


Mario
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zjemiAuthor Commented:
Mario, thanks for advising the "test" switch on Win2K installation. It reports the Adaptec 2940UW and the DiamondFireGL1000Pro video card drivers as incompatible. This means I'll have to wait until Adaptec and Diamond release new drivers, if they ever.
Is that correct?  --George
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LermitteCommented:
When It's for testing I will say you can take a image first and then upgrade it with win2000, and when it's go wrong you can putt the image back..

But not for a production machine...
Adaptec is working on drivers, for Diamond im not shure but I think that there will be also drivers for this card.

adaptec see:
http://www.adaptec.com/support/overview/win2kmatrix.html

If you can test it then I suggest you to use the NT4 drivers first, if this don't go use the W9X drivers and if this also don't go then you must wait til you have a W2K driver.

Mario
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zjemiAuthor Commented:
Mario, thank you very much. You solved the Adaptec driver question and your suggestion to try the Win9X drivers is a good one.
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zjemiAuthor Commented:
I'm grateful to have gotten a clear,
thoughtful and useful response to my question.
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