I'm trying to find out if there is anything I can run on a laptop to find the specs of the machine? I'm looking to buy a used laptop but want to be able to do a spot test when I'm looking to see if the specs match up to what the seller is telling me.
You can figure out how much ram and what processor by right clicking on 'my computer' and hitting 'properties'. You can also click on 'hardware tab' and 'device manager' to see a full list of hardware installed. In Vista the device manager is listed in the colum on the right once you are in properties instead of tabs at the top in XP.