If a storm threatens to cause more power surges, follow these steps to secure personal technology and servers. If the storm is happening during off hours, please follow these steps after they are no longer needed. If a storm is happening now, please follow these steps immediately.
If you have desktops, projectors, document cameras, printers, etc. in your room, shut them down immediately if they are not needed for instruction. Only unplug these devices if they are not already connected to a power strip.
If devices are connected to power strips, you can toggle them off without unplugging it.
If your power strip has an, "always on" feature, you may need to unplug it from the wall since certain outlets on the power strip does not turn off and on with the power switch.