Part 1 : Ordering and arrival
Completed 25th February 2010
Ordered my spanking new laptop on the 11th of February, through Dell.ie.
Order was confirmed on the 17th, invoiced on the 23rd and arrived on the 25th.
Part 2 : Personalization
Completed 27th February 2010
Spent the last few days Who-ifying it! Icons, sounds, cursors, screensaver, desktop background.
Programs were the next step – AVG, Firefox, Thunderbird, R, Dev c++, Open Office, VLC. Firefox add-ons.
Love Windows 7 and it’s features. Snapping, shaking, show desktop. Gadgets. Dell dock. My Blog.
Part 3 : Transferring data
Currently working on
Transfer of files was the longest process.
Update : 17th September 2010
Still working on file transfers, not quite there yet!
Update : 19th October 2010
Have transferred over my music and photos, finally! Still more to go, but all the major files have been transferred.