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    dell Vostro?

    Hello,
    i was reading in a thread aabout two days ago reccomending someone to buy a dell vostro laptop.
    it seems a better deal than the laptops in the home section even with the dreaded VAT added.
    also i read this link
    it says that it comes with no trial ware installed.
    can a home user buy a vostro from the small business section?
    because the only thing that put me off a dell laptop was rubbish installed.
    or if i cant maybe dell laptops in the home user section will come without trialware at some point...
    thanks in advance
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    Re: dell Vostro?

    Just ordered one yesterday from the small business section, and it's all gone through fine. Filling in the organisation is optional when ordering.

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    Re: dell Vostro?

    All dell whether business or home come with trialware, you just uninstall them when you receive it.

    I don't know if a homeuser can buy from the business section, but it is basically the same lappy, with diff colours and os bundle. It's a good buy for the price.

    Hope the above helps.
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    Re: dell Vostro?

    nope the vostro can be configured without any bloatware.. its what the model is all about.

    you can also do a fresh install in about half an hour and then you have the choice what software is installed.

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    Re: dell Vostro?

    Hi staffsmike,
    does the vostro come with a windows cd or recovery partition?
    im hoping cd......
    lodore

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    Re: dell Vostro?

    comes with the CD dell dont do that recovery partition rubbish..hopefully they never will

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