Next BISCC Monthly Meeting: 10:30am Wednesday 28 January 2015. Bribie RSL, Auditorium.
Pre-Meeting Workshop: Topic to be advised.
Internet & Email SIG meeting:
Next meeting: 3:00pm Tuesday 10 February 2015.
Next Meeting: 1:00pm Tuesday 03 February 2015.
Next Meeting: 10:00am Thursday 12 February 2015.
First meeting in 2015 - 1:00pm Tuesday 03 February.
1. Android - How to Add a Dedicated Number Row to the Google Keyboard.
2. What's the Difference: Disk Cloning vs Disk Imaging.
3. How Effective is Your Antivirus at Protecting Itself?
Workshops - RSL Anzac Room:
Next workshop February 2015.
Treefrog Workshops - Colin's place
No workshops scheduled for December 2014.
Workshops - Geoff's Place
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Photos from previous BISCC competitions)
Android - How to Add a Dedicated Number Row to the Google Keyboard.
Add a convenient number row to the Google keyboard!
By default, the Google keyboard does not display a row of numbers at the top of the main
keyboard. If you spend a lot of time typing numbers, there's an easy way to add a dedicated row of numbers to the top of the keyboard.
Without the dedicated number row, you must use the "?123" button on the keyboard to access the numbers and symbols. We'll show you how to add a number
row at the top of the keyboard.
Article by: Lori Kaufman
(How-To Geek Newsletter 15Dec14)
What's the Difference: Disk Cloning vs Disk Imaging.
This question crops up quite a lot and the answer has more to do with procedure than the end result. Both disk cloning and disk imaging will copy the entire
contents of one hard drive to another, including all data required for booting to the operating system. However, there are subtle differences which make each method suitable for
Article by Jim Hillier
(Daves Computer Tips. 04Dec14)
How Effective is Your Antivirus at Protecting Itself?
AV-Test is best known for its ongoing evaluation of antivirus protection and usability but just recently the German lab shifted gear and, instead of measuring how
well antivirus protects our data and devices, decided to look into how effective these products are at protecting themselves.
Article by Jim Hillier
(Daves Computer Tips. 28Nov14)
Is your USB Flash Drive having unsafe connections?
To check: Plug Flash Drive in to computer - Navigate to (My) Computer - Right click on Removable Drive - "Scan with AVG or
your anti-virus software"