Actually your post is in the wrong place, it should be in the "Hardware" forum. Please delete it using the purple tabs at the top.
I have copied it and will start it off in "Hardware" for you under the title "RG 91's post"
EDIT: sorry you use the purple "edit" tab.............but it does not really matter..........just respond to the new thread I have opened and watch the replies
I am sorry that I cannot personally advise you on laptops..........I do not like them, so my token specimen is symbolically balanced on a trash can and is only allowed to run Win 95
It is a Toshiba, and comes in useful when I have a Windows 95 support issue.
If you cannot do someone any good: don't do them any harm....
As long as you did this to one of these, the least of my little ones............you did it unto Me.
What profiteth a man if he gains the entire World at the expense of his immortal soul?