This for all members that are interested in purchasing a new laptop. This section of is filled with people requesting laptops. So copy and paste this template and answer as many questions as you can. Try not to be vague, the better your answers the better the recommendations you will receive. This thread is here to provide you with a template when creating your own thread. Do not post here unless you have questions or suggestions. [HR][/HR] General Questions 1) What is your budget? 2) What is the main purpose of your computer (Primary Tasks)? 3) What size/type of notebook? [TABLE] [TR] [TD]Netbook[/TD] [TD]Ultra-portable[/TD] [TD]Portable[/TD] [TD]Mainstream[/TD] [TD]Desktop Replacement[/TD] [/TR] [TR] [TD]10" Screen or Less[/TD] [TD]11"-12" Screen[/TD] [TD]13"-14" Screen[/TD] [TD]15"-16" Screen[/TD] [TD]17"+ Screen[/TD] [/TR] [/TABLE] 4) Are there any brands that you prefer or any you really don't like?Like: Dislike:5) Will you be taking the notebook with you to different places? 6) Will you be playing games on your notebook? If so, please state which games or types of games? 7) How many hours of battery life do you need? 8) What OS do you prefer? Windows (XP or Vista or Windows 7), Mac OS, Linux, etc. 9) Other (When are you buying this laptop? How long do you want this laptop to last? Style....etc): [HR][/HR]This template may be updated in the future. If you feel that there should be another question or amendments should be made than comment on this thread or send me a PM.