Electronics are perfectly safe with proper packing and handling. After delivery always allow your electronics (i.e. television, stereo, computer) plenty of time to acclimate to the temperature of your new home before using, particularly if your van has been traveling in cold weather conditions. Six to eight hours should be sufficient time.
All computers must have the power turned off. Remove any floppy disk or CD from the machine and place it in its cover. Place the cardboard disk designed for moving in the floppy drive of the computer. Now the unit can be safely unplugged and packed.
Remove all CDs from the machine and place them in their covers.Turn the unit off. Now the unit can be safely unplugged and packed. WARNING: Never ship a CD player with a disk loaded in the unit.