|PLEASE MOST OF THE EARLIER TIPS IN PART ONE ARE APPLICABLE TO THE MAC OS X |
Carrying Your MacBook
If you carry your MacBook in a bag or briefcase, remove any small, loose items (such as paper clips, staples, or coins) that could accidentally get inside your computer through an opening, such as the optical drive slot, or get stuck inside a port.
Important: The MacBook power adapter port contains a magnet that can erase data on your credit card, iPod, or other device. To preserve your data, keep magnetically sensitive items away from the power adapter port.
Cleaning Your MacBook
Follow these general rules when cleaning the outside of your computer and its components:
|Cleaning Your MacBook Display |
Follow these general rules when cleaning the screen.
If you are going to store your MacBook for an extended period of time, keep it in a cool location (ideally, 22° C or about 71° F) and do one of the following to preserve your MacBook battery life: