[mythtv-users] FE/BE combo system locking-up

Bob mythtv at cox.net
Sun Dec 19 21:06:34 UTC 2021


On 12/15/21 9:23 PM, Stephen Worthington wrote:
> "Vacuumed" - do you really use an ordinary household vacuum for
> cleaning electronics?  That is a really bad idea!  Most vacuums create
> huge static electrical charges - they are actively dangerous to
> electronics.  There are special non-static electronics safe vacuums
> that you can buy, usually from commercial electronic component
> suppliers.  But they are massively expensive.

Yeah, sorry about my mis-characterization.  I use a can of compressed 
air to blow-out the dust. I do have a vacuum nearby to capture the dust 
that goes into the air, but the vacuum does not go on the inside of the 
computer case.




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