Transcript of risks of installing hardware when opening a computer to install hardware it is always possible to receive a shock especially when the pc is still plugged in a way to avoid this is to make sure that the computer is not plugged in. Install your incompatible applications on the virtual machine and you can use them in a window on your vista desktop be aware that you need to have a license for the older os to run it in a vm.
Chemicals such as thermal paste are used in computers, these can be fatal if consumed certain components inside the computer are delicate and can be damaged easily main components can also be damaged easily, such as the motherboard and hard drive etc if the pins get damaged then loss/corruption of data is a high risk. It is really essential to know the various factors to avoid risks of installing hardware parts to your computer system the prevention methods are just easy to do, so, don't hesitate to consider those when you are doing your troubleshooting, repair or upgrade jobs.
When opening a computer to install hardware it is always possible to receive a shock especially when the pc is still plugged in a way to avoid this is to make sure that the computer is not plugged in also you could install new components with rubber soles on your shoes to insulate you and avoid. Non compatible hardware - when installing hardware you need to check to see if it will be compatible with things such as your operating system and things such as motherboard people not knowing how to use it - when installing things such as new software it may be necessary to give staff training. Possible risks of installing computer hardware parts 1 electric shock electric shock is always possible when doing upgrade to your computer system this is actually a result being reckless and not considering the power outlet of the computer if it is plugged in or not avoiding the risks of hardware installation is the first. Installing hardware components by liam east dangers to the person installing hardware• while carrying out the practical i had to make sure that i was in a safe environment and followed all safety precautions carefully there were many potential safety risks with doing the practical in which i shall explain i will also explain safe.
Physical damage can be caused by not responsible treating hardware components when ict professional do not follow the safety rules and endanger hardware components to be broken or damaged, can cause a serious issue and have a big problem with finishing upgrading hardware components. Health and safety risks that should be considered before installing hardware components health and safety risks that should be considered before installing hardware components follow 6 answers 6 report abuse what are the risks of installing hardware components. Unit 7 p2 - explain the potential risks to consider when installing hardware components unit 7 m1 - explain how to overcome problems and minimise risks. Equipment damage risk to data cutting yourself electrocution chemicals risks and precautions when installing hardware computers require main voltage to be able to work if you are not careful you could be electrocuted computer cases are made from metal, there is a chance you could cut yourself on a sharp piece of metal sticking out.
Potential problems that occur during hardware installation ajay jassi 2 potential problems before dealing with a computer system in the workshop, training must be done for installing, disposing and dealing with computer components safely. Hardware components 2 understand risks involved and precautions needed when installing hardware components unit 7 installing computer hardware hardware components are parts of the computer such as the hard disk or processor modern computers allow different matches of.