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Choosing a System
Windows, Macintosh or Linux - which system should I choose?
Should I purchase a desktop or laptop computer?
Should I customize or buy an "off-the-shelf" system?
Do I need to pay a lot for a computer?
What ports and connections should I look for on a system?
Choosing Options
If I'm getting a Windows machine, should I choose the Home or Pro version of Windows?
Should I choose a processor from Intel or AMD?
How much memory do I need?
Should I worry my graphics card options?
Why might I want a large hard drive?
CRT or flat panel LCD: which should I choose?
Should I add the internal WiFi card option to my laptop?
Should I add a either a CD or DVD writer to my system?
Do I need a floppy drive?
What are my options for removable backup storage?
Should I choose a laser or inkjet printer?
What are some other accessories I might want?
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