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Netbook advice

I'm interested in buying a netbook for school some light school usage, primarily for documents, website-browsing, and E-mail. i hope it to have the following:approximately 10" displaysolid state harddriveWireless G at least1 GB of memory, could be 2 depending on pricemetal chassisDistro of...
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WinXP10"netbook with 6cell battery,1GB RAM,SSD-possible?

A windows 10" netbook with 6 cell battery, 1GB RAM, SSD drive - does it exist?Hello -I\'m searching for my dream netbook with the following features1. 6 cell battery2. 1 GB RAM3. Solid state drive with 20+ GB4. windows operating system5. 10 inch + screen(of course, reasonably priced in netbook range...
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Need for external DVD drive for netbook?

i\'ve a new netbook and am attempting to determine whether to get a portable DVD player/burner. What do you assume? How often do you usage it to load new softwqre compared to downloading from the website? How often do need to usage the recovery Cds? Is that a reason to get a portable DVD/CD player?Is it easier to...
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Which Net-book / Mini laptop to get?

Ok so I wish to get a small laptop with a screen less than 10". i\'ve a computer and a 15in HP, but I hate carrying my 15in around because I find it so big. I wish some thing I can fit in my purse and take to school (college) and pop it open at sometime; my 15in requires a bag of it is own and is...
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mini netbook help

Hello,I ma after a very small mini notebook that can run windows 98 either natively or by way of an emulator and have come across this onehttp://www.maplin.co.uk/Module.aspx?ModuleNo=225532&source=1which is perfect in size and rate and was wondering is anybody had some knowledge with it or could let me...
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Netbook questions (Looking to buy)

Looking for lightweight computer to do website browsing, E-mail, could be a word doc, and when traveling, a DVD movie. Wireless connection mostly but need an RJ45 connection so. Want to usage a mouse so a USB connection for a wireless mouse is essential. Finally need Bluetooth to tether a BB when I'm not...
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Netbook capabilities

Can netbooks run quicken and EXCEL? Need some thing small to log golf tournament scores, and run quicken. Can netbooks accommodate?
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Curious about Netbooks

I read an article now right now regarding how Netbook sales are going to expand by 80% in 2009. I never literally understood the usage of them, but now right now decided to check them out. I assume I\'m going to buy a URL="http://www.dell.com/home/netbooks"Dell Netbook/URL. And notice what uses I can have...
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Which Small Laptop i should buy?

i saw a good place on top 10 small laptops on 2009.i wish to buy new laptop or netbook, my new option is small one.here are the top small laptops:http://laptopadvisor.blogspot.com/2009/04/top-10-better-small-laptops.htmlwhich one should i pick? is there somebody who has "Hp Mini 1000"...
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Looking for help in buying a netbook/low laptop

I'm thinking regarding buying a netbook or cheaper laptop, had a few problems. I'm only using it for E-mail and watching videos. Also, I need to be able to install Microsoft office and SPSS (raw data analysis software). I'm willing to 500 at the most, it appear if I spend some more than that, I...
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Asus Eee PC 1000HE and Asus Eee PC 1008HA

Hello,I'm planning to buy my First Netbook =).I was going to get a 10" Acer But I searched out the Asus Eee PC was way Better I don't Mind the rate that most. I was choosing the Eee PC 1000HE but I searched out CNET got a review on the 1008HA So I don't Know which one to get both of them...
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Netbooks and windows?

Do netbooks run the regular full function version of Windows XP or is it a special netbook version with fewer characteristic? If so, what characteristic are no longer available?Also, doesn\'t having an optical drive make it a pain to install new software? Can you install virtual drives like Daemon tools?
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Which ultraportable laptop for college?

I\'m searching to spend under $1000 and have narrowed it down to..HP Pavilion dv3510nrAcer Aspire 3935Asus x83Vm-x2/x1Open to some opinions because I\'m literally struggling with which laptop would be better, searching to keep it for at least 3 years.
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Netbook question.

I don't know this is the proper forum but here goes. I wish a device that is cheap (already have a home laptop and computer) that I can take to work and access the internet sometimes via free wi-fi. The particulars, I can't justify a raw data plan for my phone monthly for this intention. Also, I...
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HP Mini 2140 Netbook (NN357EA) 2Gb

I'm thinking regarding buying a HP Mini 2140 Netbook (NN357EA) 2Gb and wish to know if anyguys here has attempted installing win 7 on it, and if so how did the computer cope with it? Any other observations regarding this particular Netbook would be welcome.ThanksMike7P
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What is happening with the HP Mini 2140

I attempted to go on the HP website-site to buy a 2140 HP MINI and no options are available. I search further and retrieved this: http://h10010.www1.hp.com/wwpc/us/en/sm/WF10a/321957-321957-64295-3841267-3955550-3872994.html. This link show that the computer has been discontinued. Am I missing some thing....
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How to get installation software on a CD into a netbook?

I'm thinking of having a netbook(smaller, lighter)to usage when traveling rather my Toshiba notebook (larger, heavier). i\'ve a Verizon Wireless Broadband Access USB antenna that can be used on some computer with a USB port, provided i\'ve installed the software CD that came with the...
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CNET Forums-Where Netbook was Born?

Is this the 'birthplace' of Netbook? Hahaha... http://forums.cnet.com/5208-19680_102-0.html?threadID=196026&start=30&tag=forum-w;forums06just a little bit of history... (how i debated with a moderator of this Forum regarding the thought of a Netbook back in 2006)for geeks only...
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Looking at the Packard Bell ZG5, advice needed please

Hello All,I'm right now a TEFL teacher here in Spain and I teach English in the homes, in bars, on the beach and don't wish to lug around a laptop.i\'ve work sheets combined with power points that I usage along with video and audio clips that I usage to suggest teach.The million euro problem is would the...
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Product ID code question/internal versus sticker

This might be well known so pardon me for my ignorance. I'm going to be configuring 30 similar netbooks for a school. All will have the same volume original software. My plan was now to fully set up one and clone the the others from that image and now alter the computer name. These all...
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Netbook as text translater

Hello folks, I'm thinking of buying a Samsung N120-12GBK 10.1-Inch to load and usage as a full text translater (Madarin-English-Madarin). The only other usage is to read my personal emails. Nothing else. I literally mean nothing else !Any advice is very welcome.Len
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Better Lenovo 12 inch Netbook

I wish to buy a 12 inch netbook. I read that Lenovo will be issuing a better one than the one they are offering right now. (I don't mind paying more for a better one)Does anybody know if the 2nd one will indeed be better and is it worth waiting for?Thank You
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Netbook vs Windows 7

win 7 will be released in a few months.Would a netbook be powerfull enough to run it?I\'m regarding to buy a netbook but won\'t like to be stuck with Windows XP which will soon be 2 generations old.Should I buy right now or wait a few months for netbooks that will be powerfull enough to run the new OS?...
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Generally, just how capable are netbooks?

I've patiently trawled by way of most reviews, but none of them literally answers my problem, so I hope somebody here can...My elderly (but expensive at the time) Sony Vaio TR5MP is due to be exchange. It's regarding five years old, has a Pentium M ULV chip (1.10GHz) and 40GB HDD, 10.6"...
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Need Expert --- Which would you buy, preowned Acer or Asus ?

I\'m considering two, preowned netbooks:Acer Aspire One, 1.6 GHz, 8.9", 1 GB RAM, 120 G Hardriveor the Asus EEE computer 900a netbook with an 8.9 inch with 4gb HardriveMain problem...there is a big dissimilarity between a 120 hard drive and 4 gb. Also it appear that one has a ssd drive rather a hard...
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Why cram desktop software onto a netbook?

Why are the netbook builders cramming unsuitable software onto their computers? i.e. mcafee with it is intrusive extra toolbars on other apps, outlook express, with it is silly a lot of icons and not most smaller "small" icons? Surely they should pick the right software for the...
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Netbooks and the use of Skype

I\'m wondering if netbooks can handle Skype and a set other programs at the right time. The netbooks are starting to look attractive to me as a replacement for an old laptop that has roughly the same speed processor and a most smaller hard drive than comes with the netbooks. How practical is it to...
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WIFI on Advent Netbook

sorry novice herehow do i check if my netbook is wifi enabled and is that the same as being wireless my computer is windows xpi usage a dongle on this at the time but wish to go wifi when i visit USA soon(as Dongle to expensive to usage there)suggest pls
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Netbook software to revive old mini laptop?

Have an old Toshiba Portege 3015 ultraportable. It's so close to the size of a modern netbook it made me wonder if I could load netbook software to make it a useful computer again. Right right now it's on Windows ME. (When's the past time you saw that?) Current instructions are: Intel Pentium...
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Gaming Netbooks?

I wan now wondering if there are some gaming netbooks out there? At least ones of being able to run those free MMORPGs that are out there. If not 3d gaming, could I still run MAME on one? If anybody has a netbook they'd like to tell I'd literally appreciate it. I've seen the Asus...
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