Putting together first computer question Tags: Homebuilt Computer Components Systems Product Last response: December 6, 2010 12:43 PM in Systems Share gotbeefinyotaco December 6, 2010 7:26:39 AM I have all the components but didn't know I needed a grounding wrist strap. Will touching the tower http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... with the screw driver and my hands be enough? Sorry for the dumb question but I don't wanna screw up my first home built computer. More about : putting computer question sadams04 a b B Homebuilt system December 6, 2010 12:43:29 PM While the wrist strap / anti-static mat is ideal, the answer to your question is yes. Grounding yourself to the case before touching components will discharge static electricity if the case itself is grounded. More info => http://www.wikihow.com/Ground-Yourself-to-Avoid-Destroy... m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedPutting Together First Gaming Computer (Second Draft) Forum SolvedPutting Together First Gaming Computer Forum Putting together own computer for the first time Forum Putting together a computer for the first time..... Forum Putting my first build together - some Questions for You guys Forum SolvedHi I'm looking to put together my first computer please check compatibility of parts Forum Putting together new Computer, final questions... Forum SolvedI've built a computer, after putting the components together, it wont turn on. Forum Please help I recently put together my first computer for gaming and got it running until today after I loaded windows 8 the v Forum SolvedHelp, I'm putting together a non-gaming computer, but not sure if the parts fit Forum SolvedPutting together my first PC, $2000 budget Forum I put my computer back together and at first it came back on but then said it sh Forum I put my computer back together and at first it came back on but then said it sh Forum SolvedFirst home built - Help with putting it together Forum Solvedis it hard putting a computer together Forum first timer. Need help putting together a 800$ build. Forum just put together first computer but it won't boot up my os Forum SolvedPutting together a custom PC for the first time ever Forum SolvedPutting my first one together.. need suggestions. Forum SolvedNeed help putting together a computer Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !