Tag Archives: Summer Storms

Is Power Out Or Flickering On And Off From Hurricane Sandy?

MacMedics Locations in Severna Park & Lanham

Pro Tip: When disconnecting your computer system from power, unplug everything attached to your network, even the COAX cable from your cable or satellite box as that appears to be #1 surge source (based on past repairs). In regards to power surges, if your power DOES goes out (or starts to flicker), disconnect from power, […]

Summer storm season is here. Are your Macs protected?

MacMedics Locations in Severna Park & Lanham

Undated 6/29/12 If you’re a longtime MacMedics newsletter reader, then you’ve heard this before. Summer store season is already here, and computers damaged by lightning have already started to come into our lab for repair. A common problem are Macintosh computers hooked directly to Ethernet to a Comcast cable modem. If lightning hit the Comcast […]