School

Forum discussion tagged with School.
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    Hotspot Isnt Working

    i have a asus laptop for gaming and i used to use the mobile hotspot on it using the wifi for internet on my phone since the school doesnt give out wifi to people on their phoens and it randomly stopped working, i have changed the name multiple times, and ive turned itt on and off and changed...
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    Is this laptop suitable for school?

    I found this computer which is on sale at my local bestbuy and was wondering if its any good for school. It has a 56WH battery which I hope will be enough to last a school day. Also it comes with Windows 10S and only 64GB of eMMC. Is that enough to upgrade to windows 10 home or pro and have...
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    Looking for an inexpensive laptop for school and sims for under 600

    I’m planning on purchasing a laptop to school and also for me to play sims on because my current desktop lags a lot due to age but I need a laptop under 600 dollars and I was thinking about purchasing the HP Notebook - 15-bs013cy . Would this be good laptop for playing sims, and having custom...
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    Ultrabook for school use

    Hello community, I am currently looking for a decent ultrabook, and I have ended on three options which are locally available to me (in Australia), and one alternative option. My base criteria are: Priced around 1000 AUD 13 inch screen size Weight 1.5kg or less No Macs Here are my current...
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    MacBook Pro Replacement

    Hello! I am looking for a laptop to act like a MacBook Pro, yet can play games. Order of Imortance: 1-Battery and school tasks (Is 8-12 hours reasonable?) 2-Semi-gaming (Minecraft, TF2, some other Steam games) 3-Portability and fashionability (Professional looking, not too heavy) A MacBook Pro...
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    Semi-Gaming, Long Battery

    Hi all, I am looking for a laptop mainly for school and some gaming. For school, I'll be web browsing, creating power points, etc. For gaming, I'll mainly be playing Minecraft and TF2, and possibly some other Steam games. Battery life is very important to me, I would like at least 8 hours. It...
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    laptop choice for school(engineering and business) and watching videos

    hi. I am starting school in afew months time and would like to buy a notebook for it. I do not plan to game on it since i have a pc at home. However, i would like to watch videos on it. I am currently looking at the surface book since it can be used as a tablet and has a good display. However i...
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    I'm looking for a new laptop for casual gaming and school

    1. What is your budget? Under 850$ 2. What is the size of the notebook that you are considering? 15.6" 3. What screen resolution do you want? 720p or 1080p 4. Do you need a portable or desktop replacement laptop? Portable 5. How much battery life do you need? 2 or 3 + hours 6. Do...
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    I'm getting a new laptop for school/casual gaming

    1. What is your budget? $1000 2. What is the size of the notebook that you are considering? No more then 15.6" 3. What screen resolution do you want? 1080p 4. Do you need a portable or desktop replacement laptop? Portable 5. How much battery life do you need? 5+ hours 6. Do you...
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    Laptop or netbook $500-600

    1. What is your budget? 500-600 4. Do you need a portable or desktop replacement laptop? Portable labtop 5. How much battery life do you need? 6-7 hrs 6. Do you want to play games with your laptop? If so then please list the games that you want to with the settings that you want for these...
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    Looking for school/light gaming laptop around $600

    Hello, I'm heading off to college soon and I'm gonna be in need of a new laptop. I am looking for something to keep up with school and my outside life. I would like to be able to edit videos and use photoshop. Only games I mainly play are League of Legends and CSGO. I don't really care if the...
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    School/Light Gaming Laptop

    Hi guys! I am looking at these 2 computers: http://www.elgreen.se/sv/rekonditionerade-asus/asus-r513cl-sx373h.html#addedtocart http://www.elgreen.se/sv/rekonditionerade-asus/asus-pris-3000-3999/asus-x550lb-xo088h-1.html I'm not sure which to get. One has a better processor but worse...
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    Best Laptop For Civil Engineering Student and Light Gamer

    Hey guys, I need some help finding the best laptop for the upcoming years. i'm going into civil engineering and want to get a laptop that can run autodesk and solidworks well. I also want something that can play some games with my friends. Everything that seems prefered by others is around...
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    What is your pick for a good university laptop?

    Hello everybody, I'm sure this question gets asked a lot, but I wanted to make another thread so I can get some updated suggestions. The main characteristics I'm looking for are: - Very thin and lightweight - Good keyboard and trackpad - All day battery life - Long lifespan - ~13" screen size...
  15. BlazeMike

    Looking for a budget laptop for college, gaming and editing

    Hey Guys, I'm headed to college and am in need of a laptop. Planning to keep it budget friendly.... Not confirmed on the price... But will get back on that.. I will be using it for college so documents, Web and basic stuff. I'm also a video editor, I do lots of projects in my spare time... So...
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    a work laptop with specs to game a little

    Hey, i am starting school again and im looking for a school computer with still being able to play softer games like LOL 1. What is your budget? - 900 dollars, not to expensive 2. What is the size of the notebook that you are considering? - 13,14,15 inches 3. What screen resolution do you...
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    Looking for good laptop for school/ a little bit of gaming

    Hi, I'm looking for a good laptop for school and a bit of gaming that's not too crazy expensive, between 700-900$ CAN would be best. I don't know a whole great deal about laptops so I guess that's why I came here? :$
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    Lightweight 970M Gaming Laptop for School?

    I've been considering the MSI GS60 the most. Need: i7 4th or 5th gen GTX 970km (3gb or 6gb if price is right) 1tb HDD 256gb SSD (128 if i have too, but that's not much) 15.6in or less roughly 5lbs or less, I'll have to lug it everywhere. Also, possibly a 3k/4k screen if it's at 60hz Saw the...
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    Finding a Laptop

    Hi, I am a 14 year old looking to buy a laptop for school. I currently have 1100$ saved up, but 500 of that is going towards a Canon T4i. Meaning I have approximately 600$ left for a laptop. I have no idea what to get but I do know what I want and I need help in finding the laptop that...
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    Laptop for school/graohic design, pref under $500

    hi I am looking for a laptop for school and graphic design. It must have at least Four hours battery life. I have Adobe creative suite which I want to transfer from my desktop to the laptop. I also run scrivener and use a lot of tabs in chrome. It needs to have a nice keyboard with no lag, as I...
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    Cheap all-round laptop (w/ buyers FAQ

    I've been looking around on the internet but I have 0 experience with laptops so I find it hard to decide what laptop to go for. Hopefully you guys can help me out. If my demands aren't realistic within my price range, feel free to correct me. 1. What is your budget? - €300-€450 2. What is...
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    Best Laptop for video editing under $550?

    Hello! I'm currently a high school student and I do video editing for projects because it's something I enjoy doing. I'm looking for a laptop that will be able to run Adobe After Effects pretty well and some advise on what I should look for for video editing. I'm not a huge gamer, so that won't...
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    Best laptop for me? (Gaming, School, Portability)

    So I want a laptop for school that isn't that heavy, maybe 3-5 pounds max. I do some gaming, with black ops 2, and advanced warfare so... I would prefer a 4 hour battery storage max, and 15.6" screen max. The main thing I need is build quality, I need a laptop that would last 4-5 years with gpu...
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    Looking for a sub $1000 laptop

    So my parents offered to assist me with purchasing a laptop for school. the ability to game on it would be a bonus, but entirely unnecessary as I already have a quite capable gaming desktop, and buying a laptop for gaming would not ingratiate me to my parents. Minimum specs I'm looking for are...
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    I Lost My Phone At School, I Need Help Right Now! :(

    I lost my phone at school. I turned my back to work on a group project, when it was time to leave, it was gone. I keep it in a wallet (no money in it) so I can have it in class because my dad sometimes wants to get a hold of me, and, something bad might happen in my family, who knows.. Anyway...
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    what is the smallest tablet/laptop hybrid available?

    I just bought a new bag for school but i need a laptop for work plus a tablet would be great when on the train, the problem is my bag is rather small at Approx Dimensions : Height 21", Width 13", Depth 7, i would preferably like a one that can flip backwards on itself to be the tablet but any...
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    Buy Haswell or wait for Broadwell?

    I am going to buy a laptop for school, and need 6< hours of battery life, and I am also on a budget of 550$ max.Optimal screen size is 14", second choice 13.3" and third choice 15.6". Performance isn't an issue, as I am just going to be writing documents and browsing the web- I will be doing...
  28. GetOwnedGaming

    Looking for a cheap laptop for School (Solved)

    Hello everyone! My parents are getting me and my brother laptops for school this year. We need at least 4gb of RAM, 500 GB HDD, Don't really care about the processor as long as its above 2.5 GHZ. I don't want a touch screen. Our budget is ABOUT $350 each MAX. I would like Windows 8.1 but 7 is...
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    Laptop recommendation for an everyday laptop and another for gaming

    So I need two laptop recommendations, one for me and one for my sister. I'm looking for a gaming laptop (don't have to run games at highest quality, medium is fine as well) as well as for uni work since I'm going to major in computer science I'll be having special programs. The laptop can't be...
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    Looking for a well rounded budget laptop for school

    1. What is your budget? Preferably less then $1k 2. What is the size of the notebook that you are considering? 15.5 seems like it makes sense, small enough to keep the laptop itself small, big enough for video if needed. 3. What screen resolution do you want? Ideally 1080p, but...
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    For school purposes, Ipad Air 32gb or Macbook Air 11" ?

    Hi, Next year, I'm going to college (Quebec), so I will need a portable device to take notes quickly. A friend of mine gave me the idea to buy an Ipad Air with the Zaggkeys Keyboard. Ultra portable, I could easily take notes with it during class and when at home quickly transfer them to my main...
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    Cheap Laptop for School and Occasional Gaming (CS and Skyrim)

    Hey Dudes! I'm currently saving for a laptop for schoolwork (currently a high school sophomore) and i'm looking for some used on eBay. I will be purchasing it in a few months. In the $400 range we are looking at multiple 3rd Generation i5's with hd 4000 graphic chips or the amd 4600m APU's with...
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    Laptop for college

    Budget: Maximum £590-600 Size: 14"-15.6" Type: Preferably portable, but basically I will be getting a Nexus 7 to take it with me but it will be nice not to be bulky. Battery Life: Minimum 6 hours Games: FIFA (this is extra but would be nice that it could handle it) Tasks: Office, Web Browsing...
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    Looking For Low Budget Laptop/Notebook For School

    Hi, I'm looking for a laptop or a notebook that is light weight and main use for school, not looking to play games on it also. Please give links or good brands. Ive posted laptop buying questions below. Thanks 1. What is your budget? -Around 500-700 (I know its not a lot to work with) 2. What...