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e-Recycling Event

June 24 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Join us for our e-Recycling event!

Date: Friday, June 24 | 9 am – 5 pm 
Location: 630 E Front Street

Bring in your old:

  • Mobile Phones
  • Laptops
  • Computer towers (no monitors, please)

Before you discard, recycle or give away a computer, printer or smartphone, take a few steps to protect your private information first.

Windows computer.

  1. Select the drive you wish to format from the list. C:\, D:\…
  2. Right click on the drive and select Format. (‘Deleting’ doesn’t actually delete files.)
  3. Choose Full, rather than Quick.
  4. You can always remove the hard drive and smash it with a hammer.

iPhone:

  1. Remove any SIM card.
  2. Go to Settings and tap General
  3. Transfer or Reset [device]
  4. Erase All Content and Settings. If you turned on Find My [device], you might need to enter your Apple ID and password.
  5. If your device uses eSIM, choose the option to erase your device and the eSIM profile when asked.

Android phone:

  1. Remove any MicroSD cards and your SIM card.
  2. Go to Settings
  3. General
  4. Reset
  5. Erase All Content and Settings.
  6. Confirm.

Router:

  1. Search the manufacturer’s website to learn how to reset it and remove all of the settings.
  2. Often there is a small button that can be pushed with a paperclip for 10 seconds.

All-in-One Printer:

  1. Search the manufacturer’s website to learn how to reset it and remove all of private information.
  2. You could remove the hard drive or memory and destroy it with a hammer.

Details

Date:
June 24
Time:
9:00 am - 5:00 pm