1.Is there currently any way to use disk mode on windows or linux> 2.So I should basically get one with a xxx38 or 1Ax37 serial? (or of course a week 39) 3.I currently do not have itunes installed as I'm on dial-up and it takes forever. Do I need to do anything with itunes before using the itunes wifi store at hotspots? I know I need an account with apple.com but do i actually need to do anything with itunes? 4.Anyone here from Ireland who has bought one? Where? Serial Number?