How to Protect your Laptop from Damage if you Spill Liquid on your Laptop.

Water is a good conductor of electricity. Though they don’t mix but if both comes in contact then it may result to an unwanted consequences. It may destroy the electronic circuits. If you comes in contact with it you may get a serious shock, so you need to be careful in such a situation.

What to do if you spill liquid on your laptop

It is suggested to the reader’s not to use or try to touch it until and unless the gadget dries up. Operate only after it is dried.

Immediately after the spill, one needs to remember two things:

1. Make sure your hands, and the laptop’s power button, are dry.
2. Use a towel if it is very necessary.

Try to turn off the computer that doesn’t mean to shut down your Windows properly. It means press and keep an hold on the power button. The computer will shut itself completely within five seconds.

How to protect laptop from water short circuit

Next phase to move on is remove any electricity source. Unplug any source of the electricity passage. Also, remove the battery if it is removable.

Now, as you have no connection or the source of electricity you are safe from any shocks . You can easily look for the solution to the arrived problem tension free. You are advised to unplug all the hardwares likes mouse, cables, flash drives, and so on. Try to remove RAM and hard drive or SSD.

If you spilled water on the gadget then you just need to follow few steps:

1. Dry the outside parts of the gadget thoroughly with a dry towel.
2. Then take a clean table and put a fresh towel over it.
3. Open the laptop as wide as you can, so that the screen and keyboard are on the same plane.
4. Then put it, face and keyboard down, on that towel-covered table.
5. Leave as it is there for a couple of hours so that the water can drip out.

Save laptop from water

When you are done with drying up of you gadget, then set them back all together and see whether it works or not. If it doesn’t work then you need to contact the professional for the better advice.

But, if you have spilled the sticky liquid (Coffee, juice or sugared drinks) then for this case you need to go to the professionals.


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