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Sunset Bribie Is
Jetty - bribie Is
Rainbow - Bribie Is
Pelican Landing
Sunset - Bribie Is
Black Swan & Family - Buckley's Hole
Bribie, Volunteer Marine Rescue Boat
Emu walking along street
Buckley's Hole - Bribie
Boy throwing Casting-net at sunset - Bribie Is
Three Pelicans swimming
Surf Life Saving Boat - Bribie
Sunset - Bribie Is
Photo: Don McEwen
Pumicestone Passage
Next BISCC Monthly Meeting: 10:30am Wednesday 24 February 2016.  Bribie RSL, Auditorium.
SIG Meetings at the Bribie RSL, Anzac Room.   SIG Details & Contacts
Digital Audio/Video SIG:
   For lessons contact David  david@biscc.com
Internet & Email SIG meeting:
   Next meeting: 3:00pm Tuesday 09 February 2016.
Family History:
   Beginners: Next Meeting: 1:00pm Tuesday 02 February 2016.
   Advanced: Next Meeting: 10:00am Thursday 11 February 2016.
Link to:   Workshops


How to Change the Default Password on a Network Router.

It's the most basic type of security, but most people never change the password to access their router's admin settings from the manufacturer's default. Don't overlook it, protecting your home network starts here.
Article by Bradley Mitchell  (About Tech Feb2016)
   Source Internet

10 Interesting Things You Might Not Know About the Mac.

Your Mac hides many features and informational tidbits from you, often in plain sight.
Article by Akshata Shanbhag  (MakeUseOf 08Feb16)
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Microsoft Strikes Again - How to NOT Upgrade to Windows 10.

Windows 10 is now a recommended update on Windows 7 and 8.1 computers (February 2016). If you're not yet ready to upgrade, it's time to double-check your Windows Update settings. We show you how.
Article by Tina Sieber  (MakeUseOf 04Feb16)
Article by Chris Hoffman  (How-To Geek 05Feb16)
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Treefrog Workshops
Installing Windows 10.
A chance to download and install Windows 10.
Colin's place 11 Treefrog St. - Wednesday February 03,  09:00am-11:00am.
   Enroll at January meeting
Tips for Digital Images with Tablet and/or Phone.
Learn to use your tablet and/or phone to take quality pictures, manipulate , store and share them.
Colin's place 11 Treefrog St. - Wednesday February 10,  09:00am-11:00am.
   Enroll at January meeting

Anzac Room Workshops
Converting to Windows 10.
How to get started with Windows 10 with emphasis on what is different from Windows 7 or 8.
Bribie RSL - Anzac Room. - Tuesday February 09, 16 & 23,  01:00pm-03:00pm.
   Enroll at January meeting
Using Tablets
For new users. Tips and Tricks to get the best out of your Android Tablet.
Bribie RSL - Anzac Room. - Tuesday February 16 & 23  03:00pm-05:00pm.
   Enroll at January meeting
Macintosh Users - Geoff's place
For lessons contact Geoff  geoff@biscc.com or Phone: 3410 0076

Family History & Convict Name Databases (BIFHIG)
Searching for your ancestors?    Over 1200 names being researched by members.
100 Useful Websites - Computer Software, Seniors, Mac Stuff, Genealogy, Tutorials, Computer Help, Recreation, etc. (Including Archived Photos from previous BISCC competitions)
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"