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Hi guys , I will be spending few month in India starting March, I have been many time to SE Asia but never India. Are they a lot of interent cafe of or they difficult to find/, I need to have access to the net for my business and try to avoid to take my laptop.
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Thanks you just save me the weight of my laptop, I need to have access to the net every 2 or 3 days so if there are that many its just perfect ,hopefully they have also have DVD burner.
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Majority of the internet cafes only have CD writers, whenever you are transferring your photographs from memory card to the cyber cafes computer, make sure it is in read only mode. Some of the internet café computers have viruses which can corrupt the photographs, couple of my friends have lost data this way.
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Thanks that is a great tip , it will really sucks to have lost my work this way.
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Thanks that is a great tip , it will really sucks to have lost my work this way.
If you go to some remote place then ofcourse it will be but otherwise internet is no problem. If you can carry your laptop, you should.
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