Choosing a new laptop
Last updated on July 6th, 2015 at 02:41 pm My main workhorse is an eMachines eM250 10.1? netbook. All my email, calendar and important software works via the cloud so I can use any machine with a web-browser. I learned that lesson in the Great London Laptop Crash of 2008. However there are some items […]
Last updated on July 4th, 2015 at 01:02 am My next internal flight in America will be with Virgin America. No more laptop power problems. This is a great ad about Virgin America?s power plugs but my theme wont embed the video properly. So follow the link to see the youTube video.
Compaq HP Presario Keyboard woes
Last updated on July 3rd, 2015 at 08:50 pm My Compaq Presario 2100 (actually 2104US) had a keyboard problem. Luckily I did some more searching before buying a replacement keyboard. Having said that, HP?s replacement keyboard is sub $35 AUD so I spent more time on this than it the part was worth. The solution […]
HP and Compaq service manual
Last updated on July 3rd, 2015 at 08:38 pm My Compaq Presario 2104US laptop is playing up. It?s seems as if a non-printing key like ctrl is stuck down (except I don?t think it is that key). Symptoms: Alt-Tab in windows doesn?t work as if ctrl key is held down. Ctrl-tab works pressing and holding […]