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I have an outdated laptop. What should I use it for?

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I don't even remember the specs. 1 GB DDR2 and integrated graphics I think. Don't remember cpu. What should I do with it?
post #2 of 35
Make an all-in-one out of it.
post #3 of 35
use it for reference, guides, order stuffs, and how to fix car problem, pc,electrical problem its pretty handy
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Zerogamer22 View Post
use it for reference, guides, order stuffs, and how to fix car problem, pc,electrical problem its pretty handy
Yeah, great to have a laptop around that can take some hits when you are working in the garage or the workshop, and you won't be as upset if you broke that one.
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post #5 of 35
Put JoliOS on it, or a small Linux build to make it snappy, and use it for what Zerogamer said.
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Your options are more/less infinite:

1. Donate it for some good cause.
2. Run Folding@Home on it
3. Throw some Linux and make it your file-server
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post #7 of 35
Or you could donate it to a poor child in your neighborhood
I can't emagine anything that would be more fun
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post #8 of 35
Quote:
Originally Posted by Zerogamer22 View Post
use it for reference, guides, order stuffs, and how to fix car problem, pc,electrical problem its pretty handy
Pretty much This ^
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post #9 of 35
Waste your whole life by starting a laptop collection.
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post #10 of 35
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waste your money by starting a laptop collection.
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