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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


Sept 6th - Continuing with Mobile Devices and home automation, we will feature the Samsung Galaxie S8 smart phone, and discuss WIFI controlled Home and Business Thermostats.


October 4th - TBD

THIS MONTH on the UCHUG web pages

Just a few of the new September library files - Clean_DNS is a portable app that will scan your DNS cache for faulty entries and clear them - Lessmsi is a portable app with a GUI or command-line to view and extract the contents of an MSI file - Writefull checks your writing against databases of correct languages and gives feedback on your writing


The presentation at the September 2017 meeting, WiFi Thermostats, is posted on the Group Activities\Meeting Presentations page.


On the Sites and Guides page under the category Emergency Preparedness and Government there are new links to CDC handy reference guides on preparing for and  facing natural disasters.


On the Sites and Guides page under the category Education ExcelChamps.com Blog - Every month 50000+ Excel enthusiasts come to ExcelChamps.com to sharpen their skills. This blog is fully loaded with tips and tricks, Excel        Functions, Formulas, Excel Charts and VBA. You can learn from 200+ tutorials with relevant example files.


We are starting to gather info and tips/tricks on Windows 10 plus other how to fix articles.  To check out the info go to the Sites & Guides page and click on the Windows 10 button. The latest additions to are:

Updated 09 September 2017