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Under the Computer Hood Users Group (UCHUG)

Under the Computer Hood Users Group (UCHUG) is a non profit Users Group.  UCHUG membership consists of first time computer users through Computer Consultants.  This diverse audience allows users of all experience levels to feel comfortable with exchanging ideas and obtaining help for problem resolution.

Upcoming Meetings

May 6th - Upgrading Your Laptop Hard Drive; Linux Mint 17 First Look; Under the Hood of Computer Tech and History; Linux Q & A - Is your laptop going through a midlife crisis?  We'll show you how to add more storage space and/or speed it up by replacing the hard drive with a larger one or a solid-state drive.  We will give an overview of the latest version of Linux Mint.  Our computer tech and history series continues with a brief history of the Heath Company.  Bring your Linux questions for our Q & A session.

June 3rd - Annual Picnic Meeting at Crown Point in Mission Bay - UCHUG will be hosting our annual summer picnic on Wednesday, June 3rd, starting at 5:00 PM.  Members are invited to bring their families to enjoy pizza and beverages courtesy of UCHUG.

THIS MONTH on the UCHUG web pages

April 2015 Drive Light in Acrobat PDF format is now available to the public on the Newsletters page.

Just a few of the new May library files - easily resize your images with IceCream Image Resizer - ImageUSB will allow you to duplicate multiple USB flash drives at once - use Ninite to quickly install multiple applications with one installer.

The presentations for the April meeting, “Midway IT - Then and Now” and “Adding RAM to Your Laptop”, and the February meeting “So You Received Some Tech Gifts - Now What” are posted on the Group Activities - Meeting Presentations page.

If you or someone you know needs to get an entry level job check out  More info about the site on the Sites & Guides page.

Photos from the December 2014 Holiday Cheer are now posted on the Group Activities page.

Updated 03 May 2015