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Thread: What does 'Open box' mean when you are buying a laptop?

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    Quote Originally Posted by jakehake View Post
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    Well yes, but that is surely a human intervention?
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    Quote Originally Posted by jcfartpants View Post
    Well yes, but that is surely a human intervention?
    No they just have automated crawlers finding forums and keywords then registering and posting. The spammer was advertising laptops hence it found the thread

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    Quote Originally Posted by jakehake View Post
    No they just have automated crawlers finding forums and keywords then registering and posting. The spammer was advertising laptops hence it found the thread
    Right....I didn't see an advert in the thread?
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    Was in his signature which a lot of people have turned off anyway

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    Saw this thread and asked the wife about opening her Box. I got a dirty look!
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    Quote Originally Posted by raefil View Post
    Saw this thread and asked the wife about opening her Box. I got a dirty look!
    Should have given her some flowers, and a bottle of wine....or is that non-pc?
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    Quote Originally Posted by raefil View Post
    Saw this thread and asked the wife about opening her Box. I got a dirty look!
    How very rude............

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    Quote Originally Posted by raefil View Post
    Saw this thread and asked the wife about opening her Box. I got a dirty look!
    I'm not surprised. It's probably the first time she's heard it (from you) in a few years.
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    Can somebody post up the link please I'd like to purchase a laptop.
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    Quote Originally Posted by raefil View Post
    Saw this thread and asked the wife about opening her Box. I got a dirty look!
    Better a dirty look than a dirty box I suppose ........
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