I'm laughing at the "superior intellect - Kirk to Khan!
[Star Trek II: The Wrath Of Khan]
I don't know if that is helping my situation, it is the first thing I thought of when I think about my computer. I have all the parts and pieces, I am about to do something that either will take 10 hours to fix or 2 weeks to repair. I am all about the software, not much in the way of the hardware. In my life it is always a gamble, so life here are the dice... let's roll.