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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  #810 - Five Steps to Repair Windows 10 Without Losing Programs

 

A link to an excellent guide to encrypting all your internet traffic is listed on the Sites & Guides page and click on Computing.

Just a few of the new July library files - Display Driver Uninstaller will help completely uninstall a problem graphics installation allowing a clean install - Netcraft Anti-Phishing will add anti-phishing capabilities to your browsers, social media and email - recover accidently deleted files with Recuva.
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.


July 1st - Home Automation - An Introduction

This presentation shows how Home Automation technology allows you to control your connected devices and appliances from a central hub using a Smartphone or Tablet.  It will explain how a system can be set up using widely available Google Home, Amazon Alexa and Samsung Smarthings Hubs.

Our Presenter:
Bill James is currently the Vice President of the Computer Club of Oklahoma City.  He joined the group in 1992 and served two terms as its President.  He has recently gotten more involved in Home Automation, using Google Home to automate his own home.  Bill belongs to the Windows 10 Insiders Program, is his club's go-to person on everything Android and is broadening his knowledge base with learning the macOS and iOS for Apple products.

August 5th - TBD