Rock! you are miles ahead of me! I said I was computer illiterate and I meant it! I'll let my son make sense of it tomorrow, he has a screwdriver! :D
Arty Ape, its a Gateway with Windows Vista, wasn't a great investment, but I thought it would last forever!
I have had more than one gateway,they are okay but next time buy a Dell business laptop. For price I prefer the vostro series. You can't go wrong with a lenova business laptop either. If you have limitless money like those Englishmen you could buy one of those laptops named after fruit.
Ironically, UPenn's motto is (translated into English), "Laws without morals are useless." I wonder how keeping this sneering racist - in Religious Studies! - is consistent with their motto. Maybe if...