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Discussion in 'General Hardware' started by HookeyStreet, Mar 23, 2010.

  1. HookeyStreet

    HookeyStreet Eat, sleep, game!

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    InnocentCriminal Resident Grammar Amender

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    I have to deal with rigs like that on an almost weekly basis. 90% of PC users, I swear they think these things don't need to be cleaned.
     
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    wow that one with the sand is horrid, ugh im wondering if that thing was still running
     
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    Dirty PC's what?

    Sorry, Grammar Nazi moment.;)

    The worst ones are the ones that are shut up in cabinets forever without being clean. In some defense though, I have seen PCs with "warranty void if broken" stickers on the side panels making people wary of opening them up.
     
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    In which case (no pun intended) it's the manufacturer's responsibility to clean that computer. That's incredibly dumb. I've seen them on components but not on actually cases.
     
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    Ok, thats fukin gross!
     
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    cigs and PC and dust are not a good combo! Apple voids warranty when they find cigarette tar in the computer.
     
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    LOL!
    you're computer may not work if you clean it...
    dirt is now like part of it LOL!

    it look familiar to me hehehe!
     
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    CDdude55 Crazy 4 TPU!!!

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    And I clean mine every week, finding a hell lot of dust in it... It doesn't take long for a pc to come like these.
     
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    It's a monthly ritual for me, I'll get completely nekid, decapitate a chicken and then clean my pooter. Actually that's a lie, I don't decapitate a chicken.
     
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    CDdude55 Crazy 4 TPU!!!

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    Since my PC is near the ground, it's always sucking up a good amount of dust.

    Need to get a can of air to start spaying some of that built up dust in there. Last time i sprayed it with some good air was a few months ago.
     
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    LOL that looks like something schoolkids would do.

    I've found that in a house with wood floors, only one cat, and with the computer being raised up about 2 feet, it takes forever for my computer to get even moderately dusty. Plus, my only intake has a metal mesh filter over it so it's pretty good.
     
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    tigger I'm the only one

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    Omfg that machine is disgusting,what does that say about the persons house.

    I never let mine get anywere near that bad,dirty pc means crappy cooling performance.


    Mcoys.......man crisps :laugh:
     
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    tigger I'm the only one

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    I bought a new pc a long time ago that had a warranty sticker on it,i bought some new ram so i rang them and said you come and pick it up at your cost put the ram in and bring it back at your cost.They said its ok to break the sticker and put the ram in yourself.
     
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    HookeyStreet Eat, sleep, game!

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    I built an i7 system for this stupid friend of mine, about 3 months after I built it I went over to his house and he had the side panel off because he said it was getting too hot (which it wasn't, he has no idea how to read the temps), anyways it was covered in dust, he had about $2 of change laying in it and there were potato chips and candy inside of it... made me want to cry.
     
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    :mad:

    That sort of thing makes me so incredibly angry.
     
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    About a year of smoking:
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    Sorry, I didn't resize the last one as small because I wanted you all to see the grossness...
     
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    haha/lol

    I haven't seen worse yet. :D
     
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    Yeah, it was bad, and only a year after I put the computer together for him.

    The worst part was that he brought it in because it was just shutting down on him, he wanted me to fix it for free because it had only been a year since he bought the computer...all the fans had seized...
     
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    the pic with the dead mice in the PSU has to be the worst one of them all... i really can't believe that....
     
  24. trickson

    trickson OH, I have such a headache

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    Yeah people just don't care about there stuff any more .
    My dads computer was way worse and my brothers was just as bad as that one . I clean mine 3-4 times a week !
     
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    OMG, chain smoker ?. Like really i smoke my self as well as my wife and i never seen any thing near that bad. WTF do these people really do..
     

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