Your mobile or laptop are things which you require for day to day activities. You may be using it for official purpose such as sending emails, communicating with your friends or colleagues, some may be used for entertainment purpose like watching videos, music or maybe video games. At cell repair, we know that your phone or PC is your all time companion. Thus, it becomes very difficult to manage the damages. Water damage is a common situation which you may get with your devices. It can be dropping off in toilet, washing it with laundry or maybe dropping it in salty ocean water or soups. The similar situation can be found with the laptop and computer in case you spill water into your device accidentally. We generally we often make some mistakes with the system when we get our phone damaged with water but we all must be familiar with the priority steps which must be performed in case of water damage.
Turn off the device: the first thing which you must do to your water damaged device is to go for device turn off. Remove the device from charging and remove your headphones if they are plugged in. do not panic and avoid moving your device as it may lead to entering of water in different sensitive areas of your device. In case of heavy water damage, the best thing would be reaching computer repair services. You must avoid using the dryer because the wrong operation may cause your device circuits to get melted with hot air.
Clean your device: the next step is to clean or wipe off the water from your device very gently. Do not rub rather pat the area of water contact with a cloth which can absorb the water from the surface. If you are having any cover on your device just remove it immediately to avoid much of contact with water. In case you have a screen broken with water damage you must immediately move to service center for mobile device and laptop screen repair.
Remove battery: when you have a device which is heavily water damaged then you must immediately try to remove battery with the right tools and knowledge. This would help in preventing any shorts and in case you do not have any just let the device automatically gets drained without the use of any foreign tools or shaking.
Avoid shaking: the most common mistake which people do to their wet or water damaged device is shaking it to get water out of all the ports and holes. It is highly recommended to avoid shaking the device because it may lead to entering of water into the more deeper sections of your phone or laptop in that case you have to reach to nearby computer repair providers.
Wait or visit the nearest repair shop: just do not panic if you have met an accidental damage, just wait for the device to get dry properly. In case it does not get turned on when you press the power button then you must visit the nearby repair shop with any jolting or shaking of the device. The experts who have right skills and equipment can help with minor repairs or any replacements required to your system. In case you approach a service spot, avoid those who do not have a good reputation or are unable to answer your questions related to your device damage. Always make sure to keep the service invoice for any replaced parts to ensure warranty coverage to your laptop, computer or mobile device.