Yes I did see your first sentence......A good reply!
In seeing the original post and your reply I thought the thread would end there. Your reply was on spot! But it is nice to see other opinions being added.
Tubesandwires "I would estimate that 95% percent of the time, they never post again - what does that imply ? "
You are correct in that they don't post again, but perhaps they search else where.
And then again they might take it back to the seller for a refund. Good luck on that.
It is buyer beware when buying laptops from private individuals.
(Auctions, storage lots, flea markets and community fund raisers)
Geeze I remember when desktops were a hot item when homes were broken into.