Bones,Depending on what you want to do with the laptop, Linux (Ubuntu) will do most things, (and more!).
Might be an opportune time to give it a go, after all you have nothing to lose.
Alastair bones wrote:
I still have my XP CD here but wouldn't that result in me having the same license number on two PC and problems with getting XP activated? I'll have to get XP approved for the new PC too once I have finished building it.. bones -----Original Message----- From: jhb_airlines-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx [mailto:jhb_airlines-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx] On Behalf Of Peter Dodds Sent: 14 September 2007 09:31 To: jhb_airlines@xxxxxxxxxxxxx Cc: pdodds@xxxxxxxxxxxxx Subject: [jhb_airlines] Re: Disposable Society The laptop I have just wiped for sale was bootable from OEM CDs by powering up with the C key pressed. If you could get hold of a bootable Cd.......... Peter