Under the right — or, more accurately, wrong — circumstances, your computer can suffer from storms in your study.
Lounge member Lynnzer wrote in the Hardware forum about the sad, slow condition of his big, three–hard drive machine. After some discussion of possible power-supply limitations, he got the connection: new carpet and general redecorating (dust everywhere) had maimed his system. His reports on the rehabilitation of his machine serve as a cautionary tale. More.
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