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Computer maintenance

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  • 1.  Slow computer Keyboard/mouse runs sluggish Printer problems Peripheral devices problems
  • 2.  Dirt, dust, hair, food, etc. can get caught in the keyboard causing the buttons not to work. One can turn board upside down and shake it or get a can of compressed air . If liquid gets in it turn off computer, flip it upside down spray with water, and try to get all the water out. Leave upside down for at least 12hours.
  • 3.  When roller is difficult to use it needs cleaned. Take the ball out and clean out the socket. Then put back together.
  • 4.  Regular maintenance will extend the life of the printer. Turn off the printer › Get a lint-fee cloth moisten it with 50-50 water and vinegar (make sure no water get inside).  Never spray aerosol directly onto the printer Inkjet and laser printers have different steps but steps above apply of both.
  • 5.  Add RAM to the computer to increase speed. RAM is installed in the motherboard. More RAM is recommended because it is data that is not saved so with a lot of it your computer will operate faster.
  • 6.  Ergonomic keyboards are made to be more comfortable for someone. Wireless keyboards are easier to move and take away wires. There are wireless, ergonomic, optical and combinations of mice. Instead of a mouse one can use to touchpad. › One can use their finger to move the pointer.
  • 7.  Disk fragmentation is when files are not stored in contiguous clusters but are divided into subparts. Disk defragmentation reduces fragmentation. Reduces seek time.
  • 8.  Holding area for temporarily deleted files. Last place before permanent deletion.
  • 9.  Small text files that Website uses to identify a specific computer. Cookies put their-self on your computer. NOT dangerous! Used to gather information about your surfing habits and for targeted advertising. You can delete them if wanted.