By:Carnon Vincent Computer Lab Rules. Rules to live by! 10 easy rules for school.! Keep all food and drinks away from computer equipment shock or the computer not to operate properly. No food or drinks! Be careful when connecting cables to the computer system, make sure the power is turned off and the computer is unplugged.this prevents accidental shock. Be careful when connecting cables to the computer system. Never attempt to repair the computer while it is on. you might touch a part that conducts eletricity. Never attemp to repair a computer when on remove/insert disksettes when disk drive light is off. Remove/insert disk. Secure power cords from traffic. Secure power cords. Use equipment covers to protect hardware from dust. Use equipment covers for hardware from dust. Turn off the computer during electrical storms. Turn computer off. Save documents you are working on every 5 minutes. Save Documents in computer. Maintain appropriate room temperture and humidity levels. Maintain approiate room temper for computer. Never bang on the keys ; always use a light touch on the keyboard. Never bangs on keys.