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mawra Nov 17 2011 01:05 PM

New computer cord
Kibby's computer needs a new cord. I don't think I can get one before Christmas so I will not be on as much. Kibby, Hubby & I will have to share his computer.

It was also the computer I was using for Nanoing. I won't make 50,000 words this year.

Kugai Nov 17 2011 06:59 PM

Re: New computer cord

Allen Nov 17 2011 08:38 PM

Re: New computer cord
Are you talking about a desktop or laptop?

Allen Nov 18 2011 10:38 AM

Re: New computer cord
I just looked at the pic of Kibby at a laptop over on the NKT. If that's the computer, I hope you know for sure that it's a bad cord. Laptops are notorious for breaking the plug in the computer that the cord plugs in to. Expensive to replace. Sure hope I'm wrong.

mawra Nov 19 2011 07:05 PM

Re: New computer cord
Defently the cord. I can see where the wires are broken.

Luckily I can get on once in awhile on Hubby's or my sister's computer.

Allen Nov 20 2011 08:59 PM

Re: New computer cord
If the wires are broken, have the hubby strip them, twist them back together, and put some electrical tape on them, given that he doesn't own a soldering gun. That will bet you by until you can afford a new one.

edith Nov 21 2011 02:30 AM

Re: New computer cord
Which part of the cord is broken? The kettle plug bit (from socket to adaptor) or the bit that goes into the computer? Because you can use something like the plug for a kettle for the first part.

Myt Nov 21 2011 09:16 AM

Re: New computer cord
I hate it when that happens. Thankfully my laptop has a fairly standard plug (and I have some friends with the same brand of laptop :P )

mawra Nov 21 2011 04:45 PM

Re: New computer cord
The part that is broken is the part that plugs into the computer.

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