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    Laptop Direct - Anyone ever used them?

    Looking at getting a laptop off them after xmas, but haven't heard of them before. They look good, and have decent prices, but just wondered as I've never head of them

    Anyone ever used them?

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    Re: Laptop Direct - Anyone ever used them?

    They're our primary laptop supplier at work. Haven't needed to use their support services as of yet (tend to just go through the manufacturers support, as I find it good, despite the reputation of Acer), but I can't fault them.

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    Re: Laptop Direct - Anyone ever used them?

    I've heard of them, never used them, but they are good says people I know

    It's 4.98*

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    Re: Laptop Direct - Anyone ever used them?

    used them, got a very good deal on a tablet pc for me, was the one they'd used to take photos for the website, had never even been powered up. £100 off, and it had obviously never been used.
    throw new ArgumentException (String, String, Exception)

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    Re: Laptop Direct - Anyone ever used them?

    Used them to buy my dad's laptop & didnt have any problems. Didnt use their CS team though!

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    Re: Laptop Direct - Anyone ever used them?

    I can never get their site to work

    it used to work about 6 months ago, but since then i just get 404

    http://www.laptopsdirect.co.uk/

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    Re: Laptop Direct - Anyone ever used them?

    seem them around for a couple of years. not used them though. but probably would if the price was right

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    Re: Laptop Direct - Anyone ever used them?

    I used them a while ago to get an acer laptop for my GF, its been great, no problems other than that they wouldnt let me send it to a location that wasnt my invoice address (annoying since im a uni student).

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