Because laptops are mobile, they are used in different types of environments. Some environments can be hazardous to a laptop. Even eating or drinking around a laptop creates a potentially hazardous condition.
Consider what would happen if a drink were spilled onto the keyboard of a laptop. Many components are placed in a very small area directly beneath the keyboard. Spilling liquid or dropping debris onto the keyboard can result in severe internal damage.
It is important to keep a laptop clean and to ensure that it is being used in the most optimal environment. The following sections cover preventive maintenance techniques for the laptop.
After completing these sections, you will meet these objectives:
■ Identify appropriate cleaning procedures
■ Identify optimal operating environments
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