Laptop stands can help you use your laptop in different ways at home or on the go. The mainly mobile computer user may not need a full home computer if they have a laptop stand that brings the height of the screen to a good ergonomic level and a full size keyboard. Laptop stands are typically designed for a specific brand of computer, or even a certain product line or series. You should always check what machines are compatible with the laptop stand you are considering purchasing. Dell makes forms of laptop stands for its Inspiron, Latitude, Precision, and XPS series laptop computers. Dell makes E View and a D View laptop stand designs. They sometimes include a docking station or are made to connect to one for ease of connecting your laptop to power and other accessories.