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Usually on the back of your laptop an year of make is printed.. Also if you go to Laptop make website and provide them serial number you might be able to get the complete specification of the laptop model which surely includes make date.
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Toshiba Satellite 2805 -- need DOS sound card drivers.
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Battery wont change
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Shuts down abruptly after starting
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My dell Inspiron 1501 unable to charge the battery.
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Can' A few days ago, my Acer (Aspire 2920Z) suddenly froze. I was impatient enough to push the power button to turn it off. When I turned it on again, it would not want to load windows. For 5 mins it will keep loading "Microsoft Corporation". Then it will say: "Windows failed to start. A recent hardware of software change might be the cause." Choosing option 1 does not lead any where, as it says "Startup Repair cannot repair this computer automatically". And after failing to repair, it turns its
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Dell xps m1530 formatted hdd now it wont boot
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How do I remove keyboard Acer 9410 and replace with new one?
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My laptop cant find my new dvd rom
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Randomly shutting down
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I have a battery charging problem on my Gateway Solo1450 laptop. The battery is new and gave me 30 minutes of battery only run time after taht it would not charge. I set the commands (Enabled) in the BIOS but it did no good. Any suggestions? Thank you for your help Peter
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Fitting new keyboard
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I have an old IBM thinkpad that needs reprogramming..
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Laptop wont start up
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Abnormal shutdown, can't restart
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The dc power jack will not accept power. I have to wiggleit to get the blue light to show that the laptop is charging. My computer is the acer aspire 5920-6423. I dont know how to remove the key board to replace the power jack.
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Maxtor One Touch Mini 4 external 160 Gb no longer recognized by computer. Any way to retrieve data? The disk still spins (I can feel it when I hold it in my hand), but the laptop (Windows XP) won't acknowledge it anymore. It's only a cuople months old, so I can get a new one, but even though THEIR device went bad, they want to charge me $1700 to restore data!!! Unbelievable!
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Travelmate 2480-Only One (Left-sided) Speaker Working
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My laptop lenovo 3000 N100 battery has a problem.. therefore i purchased a new battery but the problem with this battery is that when i use the battery it runs the laptop for 10 -15 mins and then with a click sound cuts of the battery supply. m i having aproblem with the battery or it is ainternal circuit problem.
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Sims 3 black faces
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Toshiba Satell T2080 Webcam(''Chicony USB 2.0 camera'')not working
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Toshiba Satellite Laptop Power Failure (A105-S1013 System Unit)
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