General Maintenance

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General Maintenance

If you need to clean the computer or display by doing more than wiping it down with
a clean cloth, follow these instructions:


Turn off your computer and display.


Disconnect the computer power cable from the electrical outlet or power strip. If your
display is connected to an outlet, disconnect it as well.


Disconnect the display s cables from the computer.


Clean the display screen with soft, lint-free paper or cloth dampened with mild soap
and water.


Do not spray liquid directly onto the display screen. Liquid could drip

inside the display and cause electrical shock.

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Wipe the computer or display case surfaces lightly with a clean, soft cloth dampened
with water.


Don t use alcohol, aerosol sprays, solvents, or abrasives that might damage

the finish on the case.

Protecting Your Optical Drive

To keep your optical drive working properly:

Position your computer so that the drive tray doesn t bump into anything when
it opens.

Close the drive when you re not using it.

Do not put anything on the drive tray when it is open.

Do not touch the optical drive lens with your fingers. Do not wipe the lens with a
paper towel or other abrasive surface. If you need to clean the lens, see an Apple
Authorized Service Provider for a lens cleaner.

Keep your computer away from any source of moisture.

Laser Information for Optical Disc Drive

For your safety, have the optical drive serviced only by an Apple Authorized
Service Provider.


Making adjustments or performing procedures other than those specified

in your equipment s manual may result in hazardous radiation exposure. The optical
disc drive in your computer contains a laser that is safe in normal use but that may be
harmful to your eyes if disassembled.

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Apple Magic Mouse Class 1 Laser Information

The Apple Magic Mouse is a Class 1 laser product in accordance with IEC 60825-1 A1
A2 and 21 CFR 1040.10 and 1040.11 except for deviations pursuant to Laser Notice No.
50, dated July 26, 2001.


Modification of this device may result in hazardous radiation exposure.

For your safety, have this equipment serviced only by an Apple Authorized Service

A Class 1 laser is safe under reasonable foreseeable conditions per the requirements in
IEC 60825-1 and 21 CFR 1040. However, it is recommended that you do not direct the
laser beam at anyone s eyes.

Maintaining Your Display

To maintain your display and ensure its long life:

Do not press on the surface of the display screen.

Do not write on the screen or touch the screen with a sharp object.

If you will not be using your computer for a day or more, turn off the computer and, if
the display has a power button, turn off the display. You can also use Energy Saver.

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