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Windows 7: Recommendation for a slow laptop - another OS maybe?...

17 Jan 2014   #11
gregrocker

 

Agree you'd want at least 2gb RAM on there first, then compare your install with the one in Clean Reinstall - Factory OEM Windows 7 since you may have the bloated Dell factory preinstall on there which can be replaced going from one of the worst installs to the best.


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17 Jan 2014   #12
whs
Microsoft MVP

Vista, Windows7, Mint Mate, Zorin, Windows 8
 
 

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OT, but what does "Beat beat for the buck" mean. I'm just curious.
Sorry, a typo. It was supposed to mean: ' Best beat for the buck"'. I will correct it.
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17 Jan 2014   #13
andrew129260

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Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by whs View Post
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OT, but what does "Beat beat for the buck" mean. I'm just curious.
Sorry, a typo. It was supposed to mean: ' Best beat for the buck"'. I will correct it.

I think you mean, best bang for the buck
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17 Jan 2014   #14
whs
Microsoft MVP

Vista, Windows7, Mint Mate, Zorin, Windows 8
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by andrew129260 View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by whs View Post
Quote:
OT, but what does "Beat beat for the buck" mean. I'm just curious.
Sorry, a typo. It was supposed to mean: ' Best beat for the buck"'. I will correct it.

I think you mean, best bang for the buck
Yeah, that sounds even better. Too difficult for a German with all those sayings, LOL
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