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how do I keep dust out of my computer?

#1Botnus912Posted 6/3/2012 5:14:32 PM
just built a new PC, but my mom is making me put it in the basement. It's unavoidably dusty down there. What do?
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#2megamanfreakXDPosted 6/3/2012 5:14:52 PM
magnetic fan filters
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#3DiehardFFv2Posted 6/3/2012 5:15:45 PM
She's making you, eh? Sounds like a cover story for you being a basement dweller in your mom's house. Does she at least still fix your hot pockets for you?
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#4BeanCounter64Posted 6/3/2012 5:17:24 PM
Have you tried to negotiate with you Mum?
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#5Botnus912(Topic Creator)Posted 6/3/2012 5:20:50 PM
my entire house is dusty, honestly. If I leave it in the living room, where my old computer was, dust is still going to accumulate fairly fast
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#6The_Count_FooPosted 6/3/2012 5:28:07 PM
Dust it out every two weeks or so?
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#7taco_ninja393Posted 6/3/2012 5:29:53 PM
wrap it in cling wrap
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#8unsolidsnakePosted 6/3/2012 5:38:36 PM
My house is the same way, I have to dust off my keyboard and everything on my desk every single day to keep it looking nice, and I take a can of air to my computer every week. The case even has dust filters on it but it still gets loaded.
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#9FakenicePosted 6/3/2012 5:40:16 PM
dont go near it. your the dust making machine
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#10MaKhaosPosted 6/3/2012 5:45:18 PM
Just clean the house. Vacuum if you have carpets. Wipe down every surface. Shave your pets. Clean your A/C vents and replace filter. Open up a window and let the house air out a day.