Chapter 2, Motherboard information, Before you proceed – faytech Industrial Motherboard Series User Manual

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Chapter 2


Motherboard information

Before you proceed

Take note of the following precautions before you install motherboard components
or change any motherboard settings.


Unplug the power cord from the wall socket before touching any

Before handling components, use a grounded wrist strap or touch a safely
grounded object or a metal object, such as the power supply case, to avoid
damaging them due to static electricity.

Hold components by the edges to avoid touching the ICs on them.

Whenever you uninstall any component, place it on a grounded antistatic
pad or in the bag that came with the component.

Before you install or remove any component, ensure that the power supply
is switched off or the power cord is detached from the power supply. Failure
to do so may cause severe damage to the motherboard, peripherals, or

Chapter 2: Motherboard information