Safely clean your laptop computer!

How to safely and correctly clean your Laptop

 

Laptops actually require the most frequent and most cleaning out of most of your computer devices due to the higher handling rate of laptops, they are handled much more than a desktop computer, we want to walk you through the process we use to clean your laptop outer casing, screen and keyboard.
For this process, if you would like to follow our advice and clean your laptop the correct and safest way you will need a sponge, dishwashing liquid, water, lint-free or microfiber cloth and some cotton ear buds.
  • Turn off your laptop
  • Unplug all electrical current from the laptop (charger, internet, anything that has electrical current moving through the device)
  • Mix one part of dishwashing liquid with five parts of water
  • Soak and wring out the sponge until it’s mostly dry
  • Gently wipe down the outside with the sponge, avoid the keyboard and screen for now, but also with the sponge clean the touch pad
  • Q-tips are great for cleaning the nooks and crannies of your laptop, do not however put any of these Q-tips or ear buds or anything else into any ports, jacks or holes the laptop has
  • To finish cleaning your laptop, take your lint free cloth or microfiber cloth and wipe down the case and laptop to clean any excess moisture, leave the laptop open for a few minutes and allow to fully dry before turning it on or plugging into any cables