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I spent sround 1500 dollars on a dell laptop, with windows xp. I really want windows vista on it, as I have it on my desktop but i dont want to shell out the cash for it.

There is an asus with better specs and windows vista for 850 dollars. Double the ram and everything. It has been well past the return policy date. But I heard that if you whine enough, they will give you a refund, is this true?

Because it is one heck of a deal for the asus.

Any help would be great
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well dell is known for their good customer service and support, but i suppose if you whine and complain enough to enough managers they might give you a refund, good luck.
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Haha any ideas, on a good complaint, as there is nothing wrong with the laptop, just i can get like 600+ dollars out of the deal by returning it.
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how long ago did you by it?
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5-6 months
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post #6 of 11
theres NO reason why they should give you a refund, their a business not a charity, i'd expect they will tell you where you can shove your laptop
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Lol such negativity. Well anyway, i am still going to try, I'd be stupid not to. At the time I was naive about the cost/brand of laptops, now i have more knowledge and know a deal when i see one.
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theres NO reason why they should give you a refund, their a business not a charity, i'd expect they will tell you where you can shove your laptop
seemes kinda harshly worded, but yea. You're well past the return time, I highly doubt they'll take your computer back, and if you just make up an excuse, they'll probably just tell you that they'll fix it or replace it and for you to just send it back in.
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post #9 of 11
5-6 months is so long that prices will have droped enough that even if you got the best laptop for the money possible 5-6 months ago, you could get a much better deal now. Thats life. The is NO way that Dell will give you your money back at this point. I dont care what you say or who you say it to, its just not going to happen. Sorry.
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Ok thanks for the info all Graigs List here i come
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