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Not very Computer literate...

by Tygalily / October 10, 2009 12:33 AM PDT

I have a Dell Inspiron 1100. It was rarely used, it is about 6 or 7 years old. It stopped working and I took it to the repair shop. I was told it needed a new Motherboard at a cost of about $250.00 + labor. I asked if I could buy one on my own would they install it and they will. My dilema is, I have no idea what to get. It has a code PP07L if that helps. Please if anyone can help me I would appreciate it!

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by Phil Crase / October 10, 2009 1:27 AM PDT

Before you resurrect something that old you might want to shop around for a new L/T there are a lot of them out there and for a couple hundred dollars more you could likely find something that would wring your older set up out and then some.

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Look at what I can get NEW for 250+Labor.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / October 10, 2009 1:45 AM PDT
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You are right
by Tygalily / November 13, 2009 3:29 AM PST

You are very right. I was just thinking it was such a waste to get only a year and half from this computer. But even more a waste to get it fixed when I can buy a new one. Thanks for your input and opening my eyes!

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