Need information about laptop

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By Th3M1ghtyD8
Oct 4, 2002
  1. Does anyone have any information (i.e. manual/recovery cd/where can i get a new battery) about a Zenith Z-Star 900 laptop?


    Pentium 166MMX
    80Mb Ram (16Mb Ram Standard)
    2Gb HDD
    2Mb gfx
    8x CD

  2. Vehementi

    Vehementi TechSpot Paladin Posts: 3,199

    Good luck. That thing's really outdated...I doubt there's any info anywhere.
  3. SNGX1275

    SNGX1275 TS Forces Special Posts: 12,909   +389

    I found this I didn't do too much searching but that link says they will rebuild your battery for you, although it costs a bit.
    Next time Vehementi maybe instead of posting something udderly worthless you could take the time to look up an answer, or at least save us the time and not respond.
  4. Th3M1ghtyD8

    Th3M1ghtyD8 TechSpot Paladin Topic Starter Posts: 794

    Thanks Mate.

    Yeah but do I really need to spend £2000 on a laptop just to run Office :( Especially when it won't be able to play games.
  5. Phantasm66

    Phantasm66 TS Rookie Posts: 6,504   +6

    No, you certainly don't when that machine will run Windows 98 and Office 97 without any problems. Even Office 2000 might be OK but based on experience XP might be taking it a bit too far. You should certainly have Windows 98 and Office 97 lying around if you have been using PCs for any amount of time. There's no reason to junk an older laptop if its still working.
  6. Phantasm66

    Phantasm66 TS Rookie Posts: 6,504   +6


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  7. young&wild

    young&wild TechSpot Chancellor Posts: 1,268

    Personally, i don't think your system is obsolete.. i have a almost similiar desktop machine. works fine with windows98SE and office 97 and can connect to internet at reasonable speed.
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