I wish I could make that much profit on a job and still be able to sleep at night. I must ask him if he got any other quotes? Always get at least two quotes! No matter how much of a hurry you are in. It just makes me so mad because my client is unlikely to spend more on IT for stuff they need, because he paid so much for that stupid box. It goes really slow for a quad core too, probably because of the mobo. I would take them to small claims court just on principal.
I recently started working for an old IT client again. In my absents the machine we call the server died. This is a small business 4 PC's and we only call it the server because it holds the Access data backend. It is an XP machine . Ok so the previous IT firm replaced the server box with a huge black case , and the parts below:
Intel(R) Core(TM)2 Quad CPU Q9450 @ 2.66GHz $363
Intel(R) G33/G31 Express Chipset Family (128 MB)
2x2GB GeIL CL5-5-5...