[SATLUG] Dell Ubuntu Tower desktops

Peter Cross pjcrux at gmail.com
Tue Nov 10 17:06:44 CST 2009


you know if I read your note I wouldn't have sent the phone number email is
sales at izzyscomputerdepot.com

On Tue, Nov 10, 2009 at 5:06 PM, Peter Cross <pjcrux at gmail.com> wrote:

> if you mean Izzy's Computer Depot the number off of the website is:
>
> 210-340-3680
>
> Hope that helps,
>
> Peter
>
>
> On Tue, Nov 10, 2009 at 4:49 PM, Cheryl Holmes <cherylholmes72 at gmail.com>wrote:
>
>> does anyone have Izzy's email address so I can contact him?  I do most
>> things by email since I can't see to read and write on paper
>> etc..thanks c
>>
>> On Tue, Nov 10, 2009 at 3:13 PM, Cheryl Holmes <cherylholmes72 at gmail.com>
>> wrote:
>> > LOL Howard...that new smell with all the lead and toxic chemicals
>> > doesn't appeal to me at all. In fact I have to be very careful with
>> > chemicals since I have environmental illness and have had toxic
>> > poisoning in the past.
>> >
>> > For me, I want at least 2.8 mgh processor and 2 gig mem.I love to
>> > watch a lot of streaming video on my vwet large LCD monitor.  I also
>> > love to watch DVD;s on it.  The streaming video I watch now is HD so I
>> > need something that can handle that too.  Lots abt the net and web
>> > pages have changed so much even in the last 7 months!
>> >
>> > I do a lot of ediucational viewing and reading when I can get good
>> > enough graphics ability to be able to see it.  There is a Harvard
>> > professor who has lectures online that I am nuts about...I really miss
>> > them.
>> >
>> > I am so bored and lonesome at times all by myself I could scream.
>> > There is absolitely nothing on the idiot box worth watching/  As blind
>> > as I am which is worse than legally blind, I can't go anywhere or do
>> > anyting so I have no contact with the outside world at all except for
>> > whatever I can do online.  I only leave the house nce or twice monthly
>> > to go to a doctors appointment, so I am very isolated and alone.  A
>> > good PC allows me to not only reach the outside world, but order
>> > things I need at home, entertain myself and enjoy continued learning
>> > from the research I love doing and through educational programs and
>> > lectures.  It keeps my mind occupied as well.
>> >
>> > I plan to check out something with Izzy because for me it looks like
>> > the best deal...money wise too...I need to chk out the mobo specs to
>> > see if I can do all the things I want too with the $74.00 pc he
>> > has...and if the mem that is standard on that model can be bumped
>> > up...I also think I can add my dvd burner to it and swap the HD that
>> > comes with it for my Hardy drive.  Basically all I would need to do
>> > with that one is bump up the mem on it because 512 isn't enugh...sio I
>> > would want to max it out..
>> >
>> > Luckily my birthday is This Thursday and some BD money is trickling in
>> > now so I may be able to buy it this week...wish me luck Howard...
>> >
>> > OOOO that new plastic smell is just awful on those new pc's..very
>> > nauseating...lol
>> > c
>> >
>> >
>> >
>> >
>> >
>> >
>> > On Tue, Nov 10, 2009 at 2:19 PM, Howard Haradon <hharadon at gmail.com>
>> wrote:
>> >> On Tue, Nov 10, 2009 at 2:35 AM, Cheryl Holmes <
>> cherylholmes72 at gmail.com> wrote:
>> >>> Hi, do any of you have  Dell Ubuntu desktop that came with Ubuntu from
>> Dell?
>> >>> If so, which model machine and do you like it?  What don't you like
>> about it?
>> >>>
>> >>> Is all the hardware in the machine proprietary or can you now use any
>> >>> manufacturer's compatible hardware in them?
>> >>
>> >> If you are enamored with that new-computer smell, then
>> >> you may want to look at buying a new (or used) Dell off of Ebay.  There
>> are
>> >> numerous vendors who have a kind of value added reseller relationship
>> with
>> >> Dell and sell new units with a Dell warranty at slightly reduced
>> >> prices.  Your biggest
>> >> savings may come in avoiding sales tax and perhaps reduced shipping
>> cost.
>> >>
>> >> Good luck,  Howard
>> >> --
>> >> Howard Haradon
>> >> San Antonio, TX  USA
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