Under the Computer Hood Users Group (UCHUG) is a non profit technology and computer group. UCHUG membership consists of first-time tech users through tech consultants. This diverse audience allows users of all experience levels to feel comfortable with exchanging ideas and obtaining help for problem resolution.
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Under the Computer Hood Users Group (UCHUG)
Until stay at home orders for COVID-19 are lifted upcoming meetings start at 7 PM (Pacific Time) via Zoom online meetings. UCHUG members please watch your email for meeting invitations and ID numbers. If you are not a member and wish to attend, please send a request via email to info@uchug.org.  Please include your name and any user group you belong to.  Please make sure your Zoom name matches the name you send us in the request, as these will be matched to admit you into the meeting from the Zoom waiting room.  Please send email requests at least two hours before the meeting start time to insure a response.  Meetings may resume at Wesley Palms after restrictions are lifted.

April 7th - Video Variety
Our board has been searching the web for interesting and informative tech videos and has a long list of nominees; topics include free VPN, home theater audio, holograms and Bitwarden (password manager).  Democracy will prevail, as we will let a vote of the attendees select the videos to present.  Come and help make this your meeting.

May 5th - TBD

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Just a few of the new April library files - easily compare and sync files and folders with FreeFileSync - if you have replaced an older Samsung device with a new one use Samsung Smart Switch to seamlessly transfer everything between Samsung devices - Windows Services is a PDF file that is a list of all known services in Windows 7 through 10

We are gathering info and tips/tricks on the Windows OS and applications plus other how to fix articles.  To check out the info go to the Sites & Guides page and click on the Tips & Tricks or How To Fix buttons. The latest additions are:

•  Ask Leo #855 - Facebook Privacy Settings 2021

•  How Do I Tell If a Source is Reputable? by Ask Leo

•  How Do I Delete Files From OneDrive, but Not My Computer? by Ask Leo


A link to an excellent information sheet from the KnowBe4 training company on helping you to identify Social Engineering email is located on the Sites & Guides page. Click on Social Engineering to open and download the information sheet.