Fujitsu LifeBook A1120 User Guide

Care and Maintenance

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       Chapter 5
       Care and Maintenance
Caring for your LifeBook Notebook
If you use your Fujitsu LifeBook notebook carefully, you will increase its life and reliability. This section 
provides some tips for looking after the notebook and its devices.
T
HE
 
SYSTEM
 
CONTAINS
 
COMPONENTS
 
THAT
 
CAN
 
BE
 
SEVERELY
 
DAMAGED
 
BY
 
ELECTROSTATIC
 
DISCHARGE
 (ESD). 
T
O
 
MINIMIZE
 
RISK
 
TO
 
THE
 
COMPONENTS
OBSERVE
 
THE
 
FOLLOWING
 
PRECAUTIONS
:
B
EFORE
 
DOCKING
 
OR
 
UNDOCKING
 
YOUR
 L
IFE
B
OOK
 
NOTEBOOK
 (
WHEN
 
USING
 
A
 
PORT
 
REPLICATOR
), 
IT
 
IS
 
A
 
GOOD
 
PRACTICE
 
TO
 
ALWAYS
 
TOUCH
 
A
 
GROUNDED
 
METAL
 
OBJECT
 
TO
 
DISCHARGE
 
STATIC
 
ELECTRICITY
 
BUILT
 
UP
 
IN
 
YOUR
 
BODY
B
E
 
SURE
 
TO
 
POWER
 
DOWN
 
YOUR
 
SYSTEM
 
BEFORE
 
ADDING
 
OR
 
REMOVING
 
SYSTEM
 
COMPONENTS
. E
VEN
 
IF
 
THE
 
SYSTEM
 
IS
 
IN
 
HIBERNATE
 
OR
 
STANDBY
 
STATES
DATA
 
COULD
 
BE
 
LOST
 
OR
 
MEMORY
 
COULD
 
BE
 
DAMAGED
 
IF
 
POWER
 
IS
 
STILL
 
AVAILABLE
 
TO
 
THE
 
SYSTEM
.
W
HEN
 
INSTALLING
 
OR
 
REMOVING
 
A
 
MEMORY
 
MODULE
HOLD
 
IT
 
BY
 
THE
 
EDGE
 
SO
 
AS
 
NOT
 
TO
 
TOUCH
 
ANY
 
CONTACTS
 
OR
 
CHIPS
. B
E
 
CAREFUL
 
NOT
 
TO
 
TOUCH
 
ANY
 
INTERNAL
 
COMPUTER
 
TERMINALS
 
OR
 
COMPONENTS
THE
 
OIL
 
FROM
 
YOUR
 
FINGERS
 
COULD
 
CAUSE
 
A
 
SHORT
 
TO
 
THE
 
COMPONENTS
E
LECTRICAL
 
EQUIPMENT
 
MAY
 
BE
 
HAZARDOUS
 
IF
 
MISUSED
. O
PERATIONS
 
OF
 
THIS
 
PRODUCT
 
OR
 
SIMILAR
 
PRODUCTS
MUST
 
ALWAYS
 
BE
 
SUPERVISED
 
BY
 
AN
 
ADULT
. D
O
 
NOT
 
ALLOW
 
CHILDREN
 
ACCESS
 
TO
 
THE
 
INTERIOR
 
OF
 
ANY
 
ELECTRICAL
 
PRODUCTS
 
AND
 
DO
 
NOT
 
PERMIT
 
THEM
 
TO
 
HANDLE
 
ANY
 
CABLES
.