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New old laptop May 17, 2008

Posted by Mike C. in Personal, Technology.
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I’m late in posting this information, but Tuesday night, my dad handed down his old laptop to me.  I now own the Panasonic Toughbook CF-29.  I’ve gradually been making it into my own ever since, getting rid of most of the software my dad had on there and installing software that I’m comfortable with and is up to date.  I bought an additional 1 GB (gigabyte) of memory yesterday, which should arrive some time next week.  I also bought a 7-port USB hub.  (The laptop only comes with one USB port and no firewire port.)  That way, I can plug in more gadgets if I bring the laptop on the road.

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