5 years ago
  Dell (Pentium Dual Core 2.2GHz)
  Mint (older version)
  Works perfectly
What works:

Added Mint 17.2 KDE 64-bit in second partition with original Windows Vista 32-bit Home Premium. Performed essential changes and updates. Installed Chrome.

Additional notes:

Pentium Dual Core E2200 2.2GHz (upgrading to quad core).
Stock M33 v2 motherboard (upgrading to v3 for quad core support).
3GB DDR2 Dual Channel RAM (upgrading to 8GB).
Integrated Graphics/Audio (upgrading to PCIe x16 video card).
System HD: WD 1TB
Dual Boot: Windows Vista 32-bit (upgrading to Win 7 64-bit)
Mint 17.2 KDE 4 64-bit