I Own Several Computers

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    I have several computers now and I have not a clue how I ended up with them. I have several very old Dell laptops that were made before the age of high speed Internet and wireless. I have a used Dell that I rebuilt myself.  I have another Dell that was recently given to me...
    fungirlmmm fungirlmmm
    46-50, F
    10 Responses Apr 10, 2009

    Too Many, I'm a Hamster

    The main one I'm using is dual-boot, SuSE and Winblows XP. My carry-around is my Eee PC, running Easy Peasy, but I'm looking for another linux distro for that one. Then I have a laptop running Ubuntu, mostly for running my virtual playground (OpenSimulator). There is also my...
    Perturbee Perturbee
    46-50, F
    1 Response Sep 7, 2009

    Me Too

    And they are all sh!t.........wah! My only decent comp is a laptop a friend gave me and as far as explaining the hardware...forget it. But It now has a serious virus that no malware program has as yet been able to remove. I despise people who create these viruses. So now I plug...
    wolvescry2 wolvescry2
    36-40, F
    2 Responses May 30, 2011

    Mac At Heart But Pc As Well

    Have two laptops, one Mac Book Pro and one PC w Windows 7. The mac is old(4yrs+) and recently repaired due to faulty video system. I love it even though the battery is shot and use it at home exclusively. I dream of getting a new imac. The PC (1yr) I needed to run software...
    Texmiguel Texmiguel
    51-55, M
    1 Response Sep 10, 2012

    Mac And Pc

    I have a custom built AMD 3800 X2 computer I built myself. I use it pretty much exclusively for Gaming. I also have two older PPC G4 Power Macs. I have a Digital Audio Power Mac and a Quicksilver 2002 Power Mac both run OS X 10.5.8 I also have an HP 2133 Mini Note sub laptop...
    deleted deleted
    Feb 25, 2011

    On, Off And Permanently Psychopathic.

    One which works, one which doesn't and one which does when it feels like it, the little scamp!
    AtomicWater AtomicWater
    41-45, F
    2 Responses Jun 9, 2010

    Mine... All Mine!!!

    I entered the computer world fairly late -a stint on the Commodore 64 in 1987 not whitstanding and also disregarding the short ownership of a Commodore Amiga 500 in 1994 and a short-lived affaur with a reasonably good Windows 95 PC.The year of my first REAL computer was 2001...
    jimmyrudyjump jimmyrudyjump
    56-60, M
    11 Responses May 29, 2011

    One For Tinkering. One For Gaming. One For the Internet.

    I have three computers in my workstation group. The oldest is a Commodore B128. A jewel i picked up in the 80s and fun to play with the sys codes. Or just trying to keep the 8050 drive operational. The second is a Micron Magnum Pro with the Pentium Pro processor. A great...
    deleted deleted
    2 Responses Apr 11, 2009

    Got Plenty Of Computers, A Lot Of The Older Ones

    I've got a ton of computers, which are slowly starting to take up all the space in my apartment.  The oldest is probably a TI-99, or possibly a Commodore VIC-20.  Add all that to a few laptops, and at least one desktop...yeah, I probably should get busy on eBay to clear...
    kiuz645 kiuz645
    31-35, M
    May 22, 2010

    Used to Have Several

    About 20 yrs ago a friend got me interested in computers so I got my first, a compaq 286. I wasn't a math or science geek in high school but I was interested. After 2 days I wanted more and got a 386, then a 486 and I learned that it didn't take college and classes to do...
    zillaron zillaron
    51-55, M
    3 Responses Sep 7, 2009
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