5 easily overlooked things that can damage your laptop

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Laptops are breakable because of their portable nature. After all, the more mobile something is, the more susceptible it is to outside forces. Often times, these outside forces even include user …

Laptops are breakable because of their portable nature. After all, the more mobile something is, the more susceptible it is to outside forces. Often times, these outside forces even include user mishandling.

Here are five easily overlooked things that can surprisingly do a lot of damage to your laptop

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  • 1. 5 Easily Overlooked Things That Can Damage Your Laptop Source:http://mylaptop101.blogspot.com/2012/10/5-easily-overlooked-things-that-can.html
  • 2. Laptops are breakable because of their portable nature. After all, the more mobile something is, the more susceptible it is to outside forces. Often times, these outside forces even include user mishandling.Here are five easily overlooked things that can surprisingly do a lot of damage to your laptopcomponents.
  • 3. 1. Not providing adequate ventilation conditionsLaptop parts are designed to be moreefficient with their power-to-heat-generation ratio.That said, heat is still generated. To thatend,•Adequate ventilation has to bemaintained and•Entails clearing the pathways for air toflow through, i.e. the laptops’ air vents.
  • 4. 2. Too much shakingWhile solid state drives are slowly butsurely becoming the norm for laptops,many current ones are still equippedwith hard drives. These HDs contain alot of moving mechanical parts. When alaptop with an HD is shaken forprolonged periods, there is a very realdanger of the HD’s parts moving toomuch, possibly leading to corrupteddata; or worse, the HD itself beingbroken.
  • 5. 3. Using the screen half of the laptop like a handleSome grab their laptops by one side ofthe chassis (increasing the chances forviolent shaking, which leads to Item #2);while others shockingly dangle theirs viaopened optical drives.The only proper way to carry a laptop iswith both hands, balancing the computerby carrying both its sides. Any otherway is just asking for trouble.
  • 6. 4. Cord-manglingAs many people whose “OC senses”tingle at the sight of tangled cords, thereare probably just as many who couldn’tcare less.They should, though, because tangledcords do have a breaking point, afterwhich they just become mangled. This isworse if the break occurs inside the wireand not out, since it could be a whilebefore users can come to the conclusionthat their laptops’ problems probably liein severed connections.
  • 7. 5. Foregoing a laptop bagFinally, some people take laptop bagsfor granted, deeming them as mereaccessories that most can do without.However, the fact of the matter is thatlaptops are meant to be taken outside;and when out, sufficient protection is anabsolute necessity.
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