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|02-13-2013 01:25 PM|
I was able to pick one up on Monday, but I’ve been having issues with it.
I tried to create the recovery discs, but the drive wouldn’t recognize my dvds. I called Toshiba about it, and they said that the brand I was using was cheap and to try Sony instead. I tried the Sony discs today, and again, no luck. I called Toshiba back and was told to reset the computer and try again. I did this, set everything up, and tried to create the recovery discs—again no luck! I called Toshiba yet again, and they said that it sounds like a hidden partition is causing the issue, and that I should return it to the store and get a replacement. But there aren’t any more units of this model available anywhere near me. Would Staples offer me a comparable exchange without having to pay more?
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|02-13-2013 05:46 AM|
|teja9999||Picked one in Frimingham, MA|
|02-13-2013 02:53 AM|
Got mine yesterday afternoon as UPS delivered it a day early. It's a nice machine. I'm just hacking my way through Windows 8...which by any measure sucks. I downloaded and installed Classic Shell as the first order of business. The same with PC Decrapifier. A lot of Toshiba software on it so I have to be careful to check out what each one does/is before I delete them. Overall a great laptop for $205 delivered.
Certainly seems fast enough for my use. I have some software to load on it. Will see how does backing up my DVDs too.
|02-11-2013 09:09 AM|
|02-11-2013 08:49 AM|
|menace33||Good deal if you really needed a laptop to tote around. However, I'm not sure if it's a great deal per se.|
|02-11-2013 06:34 AM|
|Vasy||Lenovo Ideapad S405-59351953 14" Laptop $275 + tax (orig $550)|
|02-11-2013 06:25 AM|
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|02-10-2013 05:11 PM|
|pervin_1||Its really slick deal, laptop for $205 ? Thanks op -saved me some dollar!!!!!|
|02-10-2013 05:11 PM|
u can use this link http://reg.e.staples.com/c/s/tagfrm/hBRF$CKB7SHGCB8wwxlNtQ5k9VX/coupon.html?n=1421&COUPON_1=75860&cm_lm=&cid=EM:CM:_BRF$CKB8wwxlUG&om_rid
|02-10-2013 05:01 PM|
$205 and it will be delivered via UPS on Weds. That is a a slick deal.
|02-10-2013 04:36 PM|
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