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)
Upcoming Meetings


September 5th -  Take Control of Your Digital Legacy - Slide Scan Update - Cast Your Phone - The App of Your Eye

• Preserve your data for posterity!  Joe Kissell of Take Control Books will discuss how to handle and preserve your digital life - photos, videos, passwords, email and online accounts - as your digital legacy.  Learn how to identify your key digital assets, plan for each type of asset, communicate your wishes and preserve your data.
• We will get a brief update from last month's slide scanning presenter.
• Want your phone display on a big screen?  We will demonstrate how to cast your smart phone screen using Google's Chromecast.
• Looking for a new favorite phone app?  One of our board members will give a quick demonstration of their favorites.

October 3rd - TBD
This month on the web pages
Just a few of the new September library files - Active@ KillDisk - allows you to destroy all data on hard disks, SSD & USB disks completely - Gaia Sky is a real-time, 3D, astronomy visualization software developed in the framework of ESA's Gaia mission - Win10 BrightnessSlider  places an icon in your taskbar to quickly change your monitor brightness anytime.
We are starting to gather 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 to are:
  Ask Leo! - Backing Up A Machine That Won't Boot
•  Ask Leo! #717 - How Do I Uninstall and Reinstall Internet Explorer in Windows 10?
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How to Fix: Kodi Password Protect Folder / Content
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How to Fix: WD My Book Read Only (Remove Write Protect)