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Laptop Heavier than Thought-Ideas? A Schlep

My new compaq is great. one issue-its heavier than others ive had at 6.6 pds. the battery adds to it i think. not sure what can be done to make it a bit lighter. i have soem trouble using it on my lap due to the weight of it as im a small person. perhaps an ergonomic item would help?

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  • Art Pronin May 25, 2009

    i fgured that. see iwent from my old 4pd vaio to t his one. i must adjust to this heavier computer!

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Hi dear my laptop having a problem on time when i use on battery then they occurring hanging problem but on power do not hang plz suggest me i alrady go to hp care two time about this problem. my lapi name Compaq presario cq62 104tu

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