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I am wondering if it is just me, so, have any of you named their computer, mine's called Sakura
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I am wondering if it is just me, so, have any of you named their computer, mine's called Sakura
Mine's called MONICA on the network in our house (it's one of the examples given when you set up a network). But we're not speaking at the moment, she has mood swings.
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Mine's called MONICA on the network in our house (it's one of the examples given when you set up a network). But we're not speaking at the moment, she has mood swings.
One way you can suck up to her is clearing her cookies and temperary internet files folders, makes them feel less bloated.
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No. But I feel compelled to now.


I'll go for Linda McHewlett-Packard.
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No. But I feel compelled to now.


I'll go for Linda McHewlett-Packard.
you're the person who hates comic sans ms, aren't you? My best friend's mum got a letter with the address on the front in comic sans ms, haha
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you're the person who hates comic sans ms, aren't you? My best friend's mum got a letter with the address on the front in comic sans ms, haha
I have no aversion to any fonts, I just hate dubbed anime, that and chavs.
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you're the person who hates comic sans ms, aren't you? My best friend's mum got a letter with the address on the front in comic sans ms, haha
That is just wrong.

And if it was an official letter, it is wrong on even more levels.

*shudders*
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I have no aversion to any fonts, I just hate dubbed anime, that and chavs.

She was talking to me.
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No. But I feel compelled to now.


I'll go for Linda McHewlett-Packard.
Interesting. At least you recognised that computers are female
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She was talking to me.
well, I still hate subbed anime
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Interesting. At least you recognised that computers are female
Linda was just picked out of the air. The monitor's Hewlett Packard.

And made up surnames must always be Mc-something or O'-something.
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Linda was just picked out of the air. The monitor's Hewlett Packard.

And made up surnames must always be Mc-something or O'-something.
Due to the overwhelming evidence (the large number of female sockets on the back), computers are female.
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I like Comic Sans, it's...comicy

My computer is called Guenevere.
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This was called Pennywell at one point, but now its just got a random auto generated name. I've had the privelege of using machines in workplaces called detritus, downtown, cerberus, orpheus, anubis, and deathstar... those whacky sysadmins!
Well I used to have a computer called slatybartfast
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Due to the overwhelming evidence (the large number of female sockets on the back), computers are female.
Well, I know **** all about computers, so..
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I like Comic Sans, it's...comicy

My computer is called Guenevere.
Ah, so you're going for arthurian
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Ah, so you're going for arthurian
A close tie between that and Boudicea - anything historical really.
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A close tie between that and Boudicea - anything historical really.
I am going for japanese names, so my next to computers are going to be called Ino and Hineta.
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The one downstairs is called 'downstairs', interestingly enough!
me and my brother named our laptops - we used disney films for inspiration a couple of grand worth of the most advanced technology and he calls it after a Disney character... mine is much more normal (not...)
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My computer is currently known as 'The Heaving Crapbox'.
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