Computer safety

How to safely use your computer

Computer protcetion

Learn to protect your computer from malware and keep it clean.

Protection mateirials

Some common materials you need are compressed air, dusting cloth, and the owners manual

How to claen your keyboard

  1. Unplug the keyboard from the USB or PS/2 port. If the keyboard is plugged into the PS/2 port, you will need to shut down the computer before unplugging it.
  2. Turn the keyboard upside down, and gently shake it to remove dirt and dust.
  3. Use a can of compressed air to clean between the keys.
  4. Moisten a cotton cloth or paper towel with rubbing alcohol, and use it to clean the tops of the keys. Do not pour alcohol or any other liquid directly onto the keys.
  5. Reconnect the keyboard to the computer once it is dry. If you are connecting it to a PS/2 port, you will need to connect it before turning on the computer.

Liquid spills

If you spill liquid on the keyboard, quickly shut down the computer and disconnect the keyboard and turn it upside down to allow the liquid to drain

What is malware

Malware is any type of software that is designed to damage your computer or gain unauthorized access to your personal information. It includes viruses, worms, Trojan horses, and spyware. Most malware is distributed over the Internet and is often bundled with other software.

How to protect from malware

Malware can be any where so make sure you can trust all our software