The wherewithal
Sept 2006 to July 2009 July 2009 to Feb 2013
HP Officejet 5610 All-in-OneHP Officejet J6480 All-in-One; HP Officejet 6500A Plus (from April 2011)
Canon PowerShot A530 (5.0 mega pixels; 2 GB SanDisk SD card)Canon PowerShot SX130 IS (12.0 mega pixels; 4 GB SD card) (from February 2011)
Adobe Photoshop 7HP Document Manager, Windows Photo Gallery, GNU Image Manipulation Program (GIMP) 2.6
Matrix Y2K Website Studio 2005 SE (2007), HTML-Kit from (2009) HTML-Kit from, InfoRapid Search & Replace, Adobe Dreamweaver CS5 (from November 2010)
FileZilla FTP software (2009)No change
Microsoft Works Word Processor, OpenOffice 3.1 WriterMicrosoft Office Word 2007
March 2013 onwards 
No change  
No change 
GNU Image Manipulation Program (GIMP) 2.6  
Adobe Dreamweaver CS5  
No change  
Microsoft Office 2013  


Sept 2006 to July 2009 July 2009 to Feb 2013
HP Pavilion a1240aHP Pavilion p6020a
Pentium 4 (P) 519 3.06GHzPentium Dual-Core ES200 @ 2.50GHz
2.3GB memory3GB memory
160GB SATA hard drive300GB SATA hard drive
HP vs17 LCD monitorSamsung SyncMaster 2333 LCD monitor
 - Logitech LS11 speakers
 - Logitech K200 keyboard (from December 2010)
Microsoft Windows XP, Microsoft Vista Home Premium (from Jan 2007)Microsoft Vista Home Premium
March 2013 onwards  
HP Envy Phoenix h9-1320a 64 bit  
Intel Core i7-3770 CPU 3.40GHz 
16GB memory 
3TB hard drive 
No change 
No change 
Logitech K120 keyboard 
Microsoft Windows 8, Microsoft Office 2013