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Subject:Re: What notebook did you buy? From:Ed Wurster <glassnet -at- gmail -dot- com> To:"TECHWR-L" <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com> Date:Wed, 13 Apr 2005 08:36:47 -0400
Amanda_Abelove -at- toyota -dot- com wrote:
> Has anyone managed to upgrade their laptop the same way you upgrade a
> desktop? Swapping out hard drives modems to upgrade over time? My Dell
> can't be upgraded. It gets to be the one I leave at home for random
> idiocy of friends who want to look for the latest crazy celebrity
The only upgrade for a laptop that makes financial sense is memory.
Notebook computer hardware is more expensive, and you can quickly
spend very close to the cost of a baseline notebook. You can replace
the hard drive, but could run into setup problems.
If you have the original setup CD, buy a memory upgrade and reload everything.
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