What can you do with an old computer?

Trying to find an idea that fits my lifestyle. Not sure how to turn an old laptop into a server. Home media server is a consideration. Not sure how to use Samba and allow it to connect to Windows computer. How do you get a lot of different electronics to talk to each other? In this case I see why a central point of... show more Trying to find an idea that fits my lifestyle. Not sure how to turn an old laptop into a server. Home media server is a consideration. Not sure how to use Samba and allow it to connect to Windows computer. How do you get a lot of different electronics to talk to each other? In this case I see why a central point of communication is so crucial...
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