Skip to content

The computer was down…

October 4, 2008

…so I have totally skipped on posting. Our laptop power cord died last week (we’re talking Sept 22nd here, people) so we’ve been unable to charge our battery since then. I ordered a new one, but it would take a couple of days to arrive. Since we couldn’t use it anyway, we decided we might as well get the backlight fixed (you know, the part that gives the screen light). The screen would work if it was at the appropriate angle, but if it was wider than a 60 degree angle or so, it wouldn’t work. This comes from having your 2-year-old pull on it from behind… just in case you wanted to know. You shouldn’t let them do that. We were able to get our dinosaur-of-a-desktop running enough to check e-mails, but it is SO slow – I didn’t want to spend any more time than I had to in front of it! Anyway, the “2 or 3 day” job on the laptop turned into an 8 day job (and that’s not counting days the shop was closed). However, we now have a laptop that has 1) power and 2) a visible screen at any angle. I guess it was worth it.

Just because our computer wasn’t working DOESN’T mean I wasn’t using the camera… so beware: many pictures follow. Hope you enjoy them!

Advertisements
No comments yet

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: