Cleaning Your Computer Part 2: The Laptop, Netbook or Notebook

Cleaning Your Computer Part 2: The Laptop, Netbook or Notebook To repeat some of what was said in the previous cleaning article, you’ll have a more reliable and longer lasting machine if you clean it regularly. This is especially true of laptops, netbooks, and notebooks. There is very little free space in portable computers, so any blockages are proportionally larger. A clean machine is quieter, as the fans aren’t working as hard. A clean machine runs cooler, increasing both reliability and also the life of the components inside. Unfortunately, unlike the standard desktop, a laptop is not as easy to
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Cleaning Your Computer Part 1: The Desktop or Tower Unit

Cleaning Your Computer Part 1: The Desktop or Tower It doesn’t matter if your computer is in your home or your office, you’ll have a more reliable and longer lasting machine if you clean it regularly. A clean machine is quieter, as the fans aren’t working as hard. A clean machine runs cooler, increasing both reliability and also the life of the components inside. When I say clean, I’m not talking the wipe over it gets when dusting, I’m talking a real clean – the outside case and the internal hardware. It’s not that hard, and it’s not something to
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