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K.I.S.S.: Laptop Edition

What's the best reasonably priced laptop (under $700) for someone who only needs it for basic personal entertainment use (e.g. storing/listening to music, Flash games on the internet, and movie-watching)? [more inside]
posted by lovableiago on Nov 8, 2013 - 9 answers

Help me use an old laptop to play music on

Help me use my malware-d laptop as a music storage device with minimal investment. [more inside]
posted by chesty_a_arthur on Nov 10, 2011 - 10 answers

The most basic DJ software known to humanity?

What's the most basic MP3 DJ software for an hour-long laptop set? [more inside]
posted by ajp on Jun 21, 2011 - 9 answers

Help me create an innovate computer music workstation stand

Calling ingenious diy'ers ergonomic tweakers and musos. Help me create an innovate computer music workstation where things like laptop, touchpad, trackball, music midi controllers are held at different angles and heights. [more inside]
posted by Not Supplied on Jul 28, 2010 - 8 answers

Laptop + iTunes + NAS + Consolidation?

iTunes 9 seems to have killed the ability to disconnect from one's NAS library and re-consolidate when re-attached. Does anyone have a working solution? Details inside.. [more inside]
posted by SeƱor Pantalones on Mar 1, 2010 - 5 answers

Reducing high latency when recording music on a laptop

What factors cause high latency when recording music using a laptop, and what can I do to decrease it? [more inside]
posted by ZsigE on Feb 16, 2010 - 6 answers

Music-making: Suggest a capable laptop, please!

Which laptop computer for making music? It's PC vs Mac with the usual provisos... [more inside]
posted by Cantdosleepy on Nov 24, 2009 - 13 answers

Help Me Rebuild My iTunes Library

My Macbook Pro was stolen. Just about the only non-shitty thing about it is that I keep my huge iTunes library on an external drive. All the music files are on the drive, but the data files (library.xml) were on the stolen Mac. I have another Macbook. What's the simplest way I can rebuild my library on it? [more inside]
posted by grumblebee on May 8, 2008 - 13 answers

Iron Maiden never had this problem.

Help this tech-impaired rock star record face-melting multi-layered music on his computer! [more inside]
posted by Schlimmbesserung on Mar 7, 2008 - 9 answers

Vista ate my music.

I bought a Toshiba Satellite with Vista two weeks ago - until today everything was fine. Then the music came to an end. Itunes freezes on 0:00 and Windows Media Player simply won't play any of it - including the sample music that came with the machine. As of yesterday I was listening happily - how do I fix this? [more inside]
posted by scrute on Feb 1, 2008 - 6 answers

I need to make my laptop's speakers go to 11.

I need to make my laptop's speakers go to 11. [more inside]
posted by Meatbomb on Nov 26, 2006 - 9 answers

How can I keep my laptop well-maintained when I DJ in smokey clubs?

How can I keep my laptop well-maintained when I DJ in smokey clubs? I DJ and play live music w/ my laptop in clubs, and usually there's a lot of smoke. What kind of preventetive measures and regular maintenance can I do to keep the smoke from really jankin' my lappy up?
posted by itchi23 on Nov 17, 2006 - 7 answers

what laptop should I buy for digital DJing?

I need a laptop that will handle Ableton 5, and possibly (in the future) some VJ software. I'm considering a Powerbook - or should I go Windows? [more inside]
posted by dihutenosa on Jan 8, 2006 - 9 answers

Humless DC->AC Power Inverter?

What DC to AC power inverter can I buy for use in a car that won't contribute hum to an audio signal from devices it powers? [more inside]
posted by odinsdream on Nov 15, 2005 - 11 answers

How can I stream MP3s wirelessly using my mix-and-match technology?

What's a good solution to wirelessly play MP3s on my stereo though my mix-and-match collection of technology? [more inside]
posted by jeff-o-matic on Oct 26, 2005 - 21 answers

good laptop soundcard for home recording?

Help me pick the right laptop sound card for home recording! [more inside]
posted by cortex on Sep 1, 2005 - 11 answers

What laptop should I get to make music on?

Laptop Music filter- Can you help me pick out a computer to make music on [mi]? [more inside]
posted by drezdn on Aug 9, 2004 - 9 answers

setting up a stereo system using my laptop as a music source

Question about setting up a stereo system using my laptop as a music source [more inside]. [more inside]
posted by jmd82 on Dec 16, 2003 - 7 answers

iBook Clamshell Mode

AskAppleFilter Is there any way of shutting my iBook without it going to sleep? Specifically I want to play music via iTunes with the li' puppy shut up snug.
posted by i_cola on Dec 10, 2003 - 13 answers

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