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Windows 10 Tips Con’t – July 9 – Dorothy

Continuation of learning different easy tips in Windows 10, as well as trying to use the Help features that are built in.  Also covered a few of the new features in the April Update 1803, but will continue this next month.  To see some of the presentation, go to https://tinyurl.com/y992yeuz 

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Windows Updates You Must be Aware of – June 18 – Dorothy

We covered topics such as Windows Defender which comes with Microsoft, ensuring you have a virus scanning program on your device, make sure there are no RED marks and that the software is being updated and scanning.  We also talked about how to check if your device is getting the weekly or updates from Microsoft.

Here is the link to the presentation:

https://tinyurl.com/ybko7ldj

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Ed Prior’s Sheets Presentation June 25 to Computer Basics

Here are the links to Ed Prior’s Google Sheets Presentation, given June 25 to the Computer Basics class

The slide show is at: https://docs.google.com/presentation/d/191BDKv6czwNXhCmx0kmP8q9W_M45ZvMz7ieX5h6hHf0/edit?usp=sharing

And the demo sheet is at TINYURL.COM/yb4s7jnn

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Backup Strategies, and Sync

Here are the links to Ed’s presentation, Strategies for Backing Up Your Computer

and George’s presentation Backup and Sync

 

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Executive Meeting Minutes, Monday February 26 2018

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AGM Minutes of January 23rd, 2018

Annual General Meeting Minutes for January 23, 2018 Continue reading 

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Minutes for Executive Meeting held May 28, 2018

Minutes for May 28, 2018 Executive Meeting Continue reading 

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JUNE PHOTO SHOOTS

A CHANCE TO DO ACTION SHOTS

Good chance to practice with shutter Speed!
What:  Bike Race
When:   Sunday June 3rd
Where:  Around the Leg Buildings
Time:  2:00 pm   We will meet then but the races run all day so you can come and go as you please.
Meet at the corner of Belleville and Government by Emily Carr statue

SIDNEY SCULPTURE WALK

What: We will walk around the Sidney waterfront to shoot the very interesting sculptures. This is a good opportunity to practice with aperture priority!   Lets hope for a nice day.
When: Saturday June 16th
Where: Meet at the Gazebo in Beacon Park at the end of Beacon Ave.
Time: 10:00 am

VICTORIA INDIGENOUS CULTURAL FESTIVAL  This should be a colorful and fun shoot!

What: A very colourful action packed event
Where: In front of the Royal BC Museum
When: Saturday June 23rd We will meet then but the event also runs Thursday and Friday.   So go on your own if Saturday is not suitable, as long as you go and get a few shots in 🙂
Time: 10:00 am   Meet by the Bell Tower

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Google Photos – presented by Ron Brown May 22

Ron Brown from Comox and APCUG, gave a very informative presentation, with lots of learning for all of us.  Please review and try some of the features mentioned.  I never knew all of these things about the history of cameras and digital cameras!

Here is a copy to the presentation:

https://drive.google.com/open?id=1uNwnoVL_pG6Fm-oAqIXIpbT4YoqZ5xXv

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Android Class May 17 – I’ve lost my Android!

Here are the class notes:  https://tinyurl.com/y8dc3f2e

We covered many interesting things we should do BEFORE we lose our Android phone or tablet, as well as using the Google features to Find my phone.  This ended up being a very good learning experience for us all.

Write down the IEMI, Model, Make, Serial Number and put it somewhere safe!  Take a picture and save in the cloud.