I Have a Laptop Computer

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    Lappy The Laptop

    I have 2 laptops. One regular sized, one is a mini netbook. Tiny like me. I only really use the mini. Much easier and better to tote around. I named it Lappy. :)))
    AwesomeAngel AwesomeAngel
    22-25, F
    May 23, 2012

    New 2010 Laptop...;)

    I had a Laptop several years ago, in the early 2000s.  It was a Dell Inspiron 1500 series, but both the screen and the HD failed big time, and now it's a paperweight. About a year ago, I picked up an inexpensive Dell Latitude D610, which, for what I paid for it (about...
    marcus101 marcus101
    36-40, M
    5 Responses Nov 26, 2009

    Laptops Are Cool But

    theres noting like a desktpop computer. Desktops arent portable and you cant lay in the bed with them or travel with them, unless your werid like that (which is fine) , but sitting at a computer desk with a mouse in hand and a over size screen is the buisness. I love having...
    lostboy09 lostboy09
    18-21, M
    1 Response Aug 13, 2011

    I Just Recently Got a Laptop

    I got a dell Studio laptop. It is so awesome! I really love it. I have wanted a laptop for a long time, but didn't have the money back then. I love the freedom of being able to go online anywhere i go the best. I haven't taken it any place yet besides different areas of...
    alwaysalone alwaysalone
    22-25, F
    2 Responses Jul 29, 2008

    I had all desktops before this.

    But I like that this is small and lightweight and easy to carry around.
    ErraticSarcastic ErraticSarcastic
    31-35, F
    Dec 13, 2015

    I have a desktop replacement laptop

    for work and an Ipad for play and more work.
    EntrepGuy EntrepGuy
    22-25, M
    Feb 14, 2014

    I Now Have Two...

    ...since I just bought a new one yesterday. It is very cool. It is the Fujitsu T1010. It turns into a tablet which is great for reading reports and has a touch screen. It also does handwriting recognition. Like all of my computers it has a defective keyboard that misspells words...
    brandiSE brandiSE
    18-21, F
    1 Response Aug 21, 2008

    Always On My Lap

    I don't know whether my laptop is a help or a hindrance in my busy life but it always seems to be sitting on my lap at home sometimes at bizarre times; when I'm sitting on the toilet or sitting on my bed with no cloths on after toweling down after a bath I look down and there it...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Aug 29, 2011

    Very Soon..

    I am getting a Macbook for graduation. Right now, I use my dad's laptop. I think he will be very happy when he can use his laptop again. I am really excited.
    SavedByGrace14 SavedByGrace14
    22-25, F
    Jan 18, 2008

    My Laptop Pros And Cons.

    I have a laptop/notebook called (U123 MSI WINDOWS XP) this laptop is from at least 2008…yeah I need a serious upgrade!PROS:1.       USB cables2.       Microphone and headphone speaker plugs3.       Speakers without headphones4.       nice screen made of...
    sailie sailie
    16-17, F
    Dec 26, 2012

    Question, And I Hope That Someone Will Have The Answer For It

    The laptop that I have is a DELL Latitude D810, runs on Windows XP, not quite sure what kind of graphic card it has, but I'm thinking of switching out the graphic card for either a Radeon X1000 or a GEforce 6.Would anyone know how much one of these graphic cards would cost?
    DoctorChurchie DoctorChurchie
    22-25, F
    Sep 3, 2011

    My Laptop

    My husband and I have a Toshiba Satellite laptop. Weve had it for over a year now. Its a great computer. I love a laptop because you can take it anywhere with you. We are eventually going to get a desktop too. But, for now we are going to continue to enjoy the laptop and all that...
    picgirl picgirl
    31-35, F
    1 Response Jan 20, 2008

    What Was Life Before My Laptop?

    without my laptop i could not continue with my career. it has become an essential tool for me to work. I am a freelance writer and i started out on my sons computer. I couldnt produce as much output because we had to share and i couldnt work at night for fear of disturbing my...
    francineo francineo
    41-45, F
    May 9, 2008

    Hp Laptop

    hi i am using my laptop now being on EP on my laptop is a hp. its good. my old laptop was a mac and it mucked up too munch. but if you asked witch i like best i would say both still.
    gedwkim gedwkim
    36-40, F
    Jun 12, 2013

    Lenovo

    Well, It's not mine but I use it too. The laptop is my husband. His brother gave it to him.  
    mother1983 mother1983
    31-35, F
    6 Responses Apr 29, 2008

    ive decided laptops suck.

    at least for the EP experience....i typed a big huge long post or tried to for another group. i clicked too far away from the "add your mood" and the window just disappeared and so did my big huge long write up. thats never happened in the app. id smash it if it would make me...
    katariffik katariffik
    31-35, F
    2 Responses May 21, 2015

    My husband, kids, and I all have laptop

    computers at home for work, school, and for personal needs like shopping, travel plans, looking up movies and music and so much more.
    computerbusinessmom computerbusinessmom
    36-40, F
    2 Responses Oct 23, 2014

    I currently have a laptop computer

    for my personal use. I have friends and siblings with desktops. That type of unit works for them and that is great. However, my laptop works for me.
    dianefisher dianefisher
    22-25, F
    Feb 1, 2015

    Looooooooooove It!!!!!

    I've been lusting after laptops for years now... and finally got one!!!  Now I am so addicted.  It goes almost everywhere I do.  I feel like such a big shot, sitting in a coffee shop and working on my laptop. I even occasionally do work on it, LoL!!
    SkyTurtle SkyTurtle
    31-35, F
    1 Response Jul 9, 2008

    I Love My Laptop

    its much more convieniant than a desk top pc. i couldnt survive with out it and it makes life so simple, loads of people always say that having a laptop means you cant have sit back and relax while you surf, because you always have to have it either on your lap or on the table...
    jossiemarie jossiemarie
    22-25, F
    Apr 27, 2008

    Honetly

    The one thing I don't like about Laptops is moving your finger on the pad of the Laptop, that's why I have a wireless mouse and I'm too lazy to get it right now.
    NoLifeOnEP NoLifeOnEP
    22-25, M
    2 Responses Aug 13, 2011

    Waterproof It...

    And you basically have an anchor.. I bought this ASUS G74SX to replace my overheating HP, and I'm more than satisfied with it :). 12 Gigs of memory, 1.5TB HDD, i7 @ 2.2Ghz w/ hyper threading, and a splendid NVIDIA GTX 560M with 3Gigs of pure awesomeness. This thing weighs a ton...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    May 27, 2012

    Yes

    It's a sony. It's black. I named it Mike. LOL
    mother1983 mother1983
    31-35, F
    Mar 14, 2011

    My Macbook Pro And I...

    I'm on my second laptop. My first one was an HP something or other. Hated it. I was going on my third hard drive by the time I got rid of it. And its not like I abused the damn thing. I used it mainly to homeschool my son. Meh. So now I have a MacBook Pro. On its second hard...
    caitilie caitilie
    41-45, F
    Feb 9, 2012

    Love It!!!

      I have an ACER Aspire 4330....I love having a laptop..so much more freedom than being tied down to a pc!!!!
    lonesurvivor lonesurvivor
    56-60, F
    5 Responses Nov 4, 2009

    My Asus C90s Laptop

    I bought my laptop to help me once I returned to school and it is worth the money I paid for it. The battery life sucks but other then that I couldnt be more happy...
    F2T69 F2T69
    36-40, M
    Apr 27, 2008

    I have two computers; my laptop is

    for work and my desk top is for my personal material.
    pattywoods pattywoods
    31-35, F
    Jan 22, 2014

    Mac

     I have a MacBook Pro with OS X, Windows, and Linux installed :)  
    effervescence effervescence
    26-30, M
    1 Response Jul 25, 2008

    Love My Laptop

    i love having a laptop i can sit on the setee be lazy watch a bit of telly too if i want or hide away in my bedroom with it. i have to go to the retreat soon which is a private mental health hospital and i know my laptop will act as a lifeline to my kids and home whilst im there...
    claracluck claracluck
    41-45, F
    1 Response May 15, 2008

    Yes and Talk About a Ball and ...

    Yes and talk about a ball and chain.  Before I had one, I used to complain to my boss that I needed one and could be soooooooooo much more productive if I had one.  Be careful of what you ask for...as soon as I got one, the Boss expected me to be more productive and in...
    jkerouac59 jkerouac59
    41-45, M
    Jan 18, 2008

    I'm Using My Laptop Right ...

    I'm using my laptop right now, it's a Gateway model from 2005. I have a flame decal on the back of the screen (or the top if it's folded down). My laptop has a couple of minor dents, the side of the keyboard is cracked from when my grandmother dropped it, there is a worn spot...
    shaun0h shaun0h
    26-30, T
    Jan 18, 2008

    How To Brick One

    Actually its not so hard. I tell the story. The ingredits: a bike, a bad quality road, a messenger bag -waterproof- a shower gel, and finally a notebook, with lot of valuable data, like a full source code of an ongoing software development for a mid size company. Of course the...
    VivienXX VivienXX
    26-30, T
    Oct 6, 2010

    Compaq

    I have a laptop computer. It's a Compaq Presario Notebook PC. I've always loved the Compaq brand of computers. It comes with Windows Vista, which isn't the greatest but it works! I love having a laptop that I can carry around anywhere I go with me so I don't ever have to be...
    Sweetheartxoxo Sweetheartxoxo
    26-30, F
    2 Responses Apr 19, 2008

    But I Prefer Desktops

    I had I desktop, but it was old and several parts broke on it. The inlaws said they would give me $300 to buy a new computer, but for some reason it had to be a laptop.  Well, a laptop was better than no computer so I went to the used computer place and found a decent laptop...
    katnipkitkat katnipkitkat
    41-45, F
    Jul 13, 2012
    Funkadelic Funkadelic
    36-40, M
    Sep 11, 2012

    I Bought It A Few Years Ago

    I had bought a DSLR a few months ago plus I like to travel. I got the laptop to use while traveling, I'd take my pictures during the day then download them onto the laptop at then end of the day. It's worked out well so far, I can see my pictures on a bigger screen while I'm...
    Morgause Morgause
    41-45, F
    Sep 10, 2011

    I spilt a who glass of coke in it in the middle

    of the night and woke up to a dripping laptop I only got it last week I am so upset why does everything have to go wrong for me nothing ever works out I hate my life even for so with out my laptop :(
    milichja milichja
    22-25, F
    1 Response Jun 23, 2014

    My Hp 6200

    my wife bought me a lap top,so i could comment on stories on the news and current affairs shows on tv as i used to send text messages from phone.once i got computer and started looking for popular forums ,i found E P and have been stuck on this for months,my wife says i,m...
    ozzysteve ozzysteve
    66-70, M
    2 Responses Aug 12, 2011

    Two Of Them Actually

    Actually, at one point I had 3 laptops, 1 mini system and a antec tower I built from scratch by hand with all after market pieces. Can you tell I'm a geek gurl *lol* Now - I sold my acer laptop to a family member who wanted one. I have a Toshiba Qosmio (18.4 inch screen version...
    NorthernOntarioMama NorthernOntarioMama
    31-35, F
    May 7, 2011

    I Am In Love

    i am in love with you, my laptop you are my best friend i cant imagine,, life without you,  my sweet sweet laptop
    morningstarr morningstarr
    31-35, F
    Feb 18, 2008

    New

    after 1 year I have finally replaced my laptop ready for university. it is amazing. its fast, its reliable, its pretty and it's all mine yay. oh and did i mention its NEW. yay
    midnightsmistake midnightsmistake
    18-21, F
    Aug 4, 2012

    I want to buy a new laptop.

    . which brand is good for laptops.. i am interested in toshiba.. or should i go for dell, lenovo, hp, acer or any other brand,. please recommend me the best brand for laptop for general use in mid range..
    StarOfMyDreams StarOfMyDreams
    22-25, M
    2 Responses Mar 13, 2015

    So...

    Despite my laptop overheating unless it's on a colling pad, having constant spaz fits, and being a general pain in the ***, I love my laptop. I very much prefer it over a desktop.
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response May 19, 2008

    I Love Mine

    i have a laptop computer and i love using it. It is an Hp pavilion DV6.
    TwitchyTwitch TwitchyTwitch
    22-25, M
    Jul 16, 2012

    So Convenient

    This group is cool and sorta absurd at the same time sorta like the concept of having a portable computer that you can take anywhere yet not necessarily being able to use it everywhere, ie. wi-fi... at least not here in the USoA
    landonite landonite
    18-21
    Jan 18, 2012

    The Programmer's Cheer

    Shift to the left, shift to the right! Pop up, push down, byte, byte, byte!
    jml2000 jml2000
    61-65, M
    Oct 24, 2013

    I Have A Relationship With My Laptop!

    She is beautiful! Standing on the table! My whole world is in there! My online friends and my interests! I do love her! She is the greatest! And she is mine! 
    FaroesePearl FaroesePearl
    31-35, F
    2 Responses Dec 10, 2011

    Laptop

    its annoying when the battery goes flat but they are a good size to move around
    AuntyAnnie100 AuntyAnnie100
    18-21, F
    4 Responses Jul 25, 2011

    Senior Citizen

    I've had my laptop a while.  And it's beginning to show it.Like any senior citizen, she's slow.  Very slow.She can't do a lot of things younger, newer systems can.She's confused by a lot of the internet.She's got a few screws loose, and a few are outright missing.Oh well...
    Plaid Plaid
    31-35, F
    Sep 10, 2011

    A Gateway

    and i love it.i really dont want to have a desktop.even though they have more memorey,i want to be able to move around.and my gateway is perfect for that.i love it.
    ghostofmyself ghostofmyself
    36-40
    Apr 1, 2009
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