The HD bay and lower memory slot are both designated as "user replaceable" according to eMachines' own manual for the M68xx series, so I'd think there wouldn't be a problem there. As far as the drivers go, simply changing...
You won't be able to pick up an 802.11a network w/ a B/G card. 802.11b/g use the 2.4 GHz frequency, whereas 802.11a uses the 5 GHz band. The B/G is by far the more commonly used protocols, so I'd recommend not using an 802.11a setup.
There is a 15% restocking fee on notebooks at Best Buy - it's listed on the return policy. However, it applies to non-defective merchandise only. A laptop with a dead pixel out of the box would qualify as a defect.
The BB I shop at will exchange it w/o charging a restocking fee if it comes out of the box w/ even one dead/stuck pixel. If that one doesn't, maybe they have a bug up their collective asses or something. Explain to them that it had the...
One guys suggests these settings:
IBSS 54G Mode = 54G Performance
IBSS 54G Protection Mode = Auto
Power Output = 100%
Rate = Use best rate
Express Technology = Enabled
I think I only had...
I have a 7405GX, and I don't have an 8MB partition - only the one partition. As far as the BB Service plan goes, it's worth it for a few reasons. First and foremost, it covers replacement batteries within the three years. So if your...