Well here my contribution to the community.
I recently got a m1210, there's plenty of reviews on that but what was lacking was any backpacks with sleeve to fit it and would provide adequate protection.
After scouring the net, I...
For those that want to do the gpu heatsink mod (I did it, my gpu was running at over 110 now its at 70!)
You can order the metal sheets here for cheap.
It's a copper...
I have a dell 8600 with the modular battery.
The problem is that it always drain the modular battery dead first before it switches to the main one.
Is there any settings or app so i can have it drain both or drain the main one...
Check out Windows media player classic
I got mine with the k lite codec pack.
But the player will stay in full screen mode on my 2nd display while i do stuff on the main display and will also work with independent...
if its not the usb power thing,
if you have the hitachi 7200rpm hd, get their utility floppy from their web site
it allow you to change the accoustic management property of the drive to make it quieter, by default its set to max...