Thanks for the heads up on the AMD driver.
I don't know what NIC this laptop has; and don't know how to tell in Win's 7 so:
Do you think that I will need a driver for the Network Interface card as well?
In the meantime I'm going to spend the next day or so reading the Fedora Installation instructions and the release notes as well. I'm sure you'll agree; it's better to be prepared ahead of time.
Installing Debian about 6 months ago (Desktop Pc) went reasonably well for me hope it's the same with Fedora-
Can you give or think of any other wise counsel to me before I place that Live CD in the laptop's drive?
I appreciate you advising me as I am a little nervous about the installation.