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Registered laptop stolen

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October 28, 2011 10:31:32 AM

can i track my laptop with the serial number and it was registerted to me
a b D Laptop
October 28, 2011 1:37:19 PM

who did you register it with?
October 28, 2011 1:51:39 PM

Unfortunately there isn't a way to track a stolen laptop unless it had tracking software on it, like Lojack. You could try looking at local pawn shops to see if the person who took it sold it locally.
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October 28, 2011 1:53:23 PM

The serial number is only useful if someone has the laptop in their possession so they can view it.

File a police report in case it turns up as stolen property.
Notify the laptop manufacturer in case the laptop passes through a repair or maintenance activity.
October 28, 2011 2:00:31 PM

Is this true even though on my Dell in the BIOS settings you can choose to have theft protection/tracking enabled incase it gets stolen? This is on a xps m1640 from 2 years ago.
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