Next BISCC Monthly Meeting: 10:30am Wednesday 27 May 2015. Bribie RSL, Auditorium.
9:00-10:30am: "Introduction to Linux"
(Linux is an operating system that has become very popular in recent times)
If you wish to attend please email Colin at: firstname.lastname@example.org
Internet & Email SIG meeting:
Next meeting: 3:00pm Tuesday 12 May 2015.
Beginners: Next Meeting: 1:00pm Tuesday 05 May 2015.
Advanced: Next Meeting: 10:00am Thursday 14 May 2015.
Four tips for safer Wi-Fi surfing
Wi-Fi is nearly synonymous with convenience, but if you're not careful it can leave you open to all kinds of nasty surprises.
Here's what you can do to stay protected while hopping from hotspot to hotspot-or at home.
(AVG Newsletter Bits & Bytes
Windows 10 Sees the End of Media Center
The writing was on the wall with the introduction of Windows 8 and Microsoft has now announced that Media Center will not be available for Windows 10. Microsoft
stopped development on Media Center some years back and although it was still available for Windows 8 as an extra, it will not be available for Windows 10, full stop.
Article by Jim
(Daves Computer Tips 08May15)
How to Use Piriform's CCleaner
CCleaner is a multifunction tool for keeping your PC safe, secure, and fast. In this section, you'll learn how to clean your PC, clean the Windows Registry,
manage which programs start when you start Windows, check for program updates, choose which files and Registry entries to include or exclude when you clean your system, and more.
PDF file: How to Use Piriform's CCleaner.PDF
CCleaner can be downloaded from the Piriform
Workshops - Bribie RSL, Anzac Room
Tuesday April 28. May 12, 19 & 26. 1:00pm-3:00pm.
Refresher (or Windows 8 update)
Tuesday April 28. May 19 & 26. 3:00pm-5:00pm
Treefrog Workshops - Colin's place
Digital Photography - taking, using, restoring,and improving Digital Photos. Wednesday May 06, 13 & 20 9:00am-12noon.
Workshops - Geoff's Place
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"