Do not route card cables over or behind the cards. Cables routed
over the cards can prevent the computer cover from closing properly or cause
damage to the equipment.
Close the computer cover (see page 71).
Connect your computer and devices to their electrical outlets, and
turn them on.
To connect a network cable, first plug the cable in to the network
wall jack and then plug it in to the computer.
Install any drivers required for the card as described in the card
Before you begin any of the procedures in this section,
follow the safety instructions listed in "When Working Inside Your
Computer" on page 12.
To guard against electrical shock, always unplug your
computer from the electrical outlet before opening the cover.
You can increase your computer memory by installing memory modules on
the system board. For information on the type of memory supported by your
computer, see "Memory type" under "Memory" on page 75.
Shut down the computer (see page 22).
Turn off any attached devices and disconnect them from their
To disconnect a network cable, first unplug the cable from your
computer and then unplug it from the network wall jack.
Disconnect the computer power cable from the wall outlet, and then
press the power button to ground the system board.
Remove the computer stand, if attached (see page 16).
Open the computer cover (see page 61).
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