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Cleaning my computer

I want to open the computer to clean it. Maybe it will help as I suddenly have a flickering screen coming on and I have to reboot the system to have it work again.
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Re: cleaning my computer

Hi to clean up inside the best solution is to go to your nearest computer shop and buy a spray can of compressed air and a hardware shop and buy a small soft paint brush.
Disconnect all power and open the case with the computer on its side. Gently brush all dust you can see away and then using the spray blow out all heatsinks and that should help.
You should also make sure that all the PCI cards are pushed in firmly, especialy the graphics card.
Regards mistyman

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