________________________________Congratulations! Your new computer has finally arrived.
__________________________________The new computer you have been eagerly awaiting has been installed.
______________________________________Software is loaded, and you are ready to start creating documents, worksheets, presentations, and databases.
__________________________You are ready to access the Internet and the many services available.
______________________________________Today’s computers and software allow us to do many of our
____________________________________tasks efficiently and more easily than in the past. Computers, however, can
__________________________cause many problems if we do not get into the preventive maintenance habit.
______________________________________We cannot foresee and prevent all the disasters that may be caused by computer breakdowns, but there are precautions you can
__________________________take to make a computer failure less damaging to you and your files, including the following:
• Prepare for Power Surges
• Keep Your Computer Clean
• Avoid Static Electricity
• Back Up Files Regularly
• Maintain Security