Next BISCC Monthly Meeting: 10:30am Wednesday 27 August 2014.
Bribie RSL, Conference Room – Level 1.
Using Tablets Offline
- How to make the best use of your Tablet (iPad or Android) when you don't have a WiFi connection.
if you wish to attend.
Internet & Email SIG meeting:
Next meeting: 3:00pm Tuesday 09 September 2014
Beginners: Next Meeting: 1:00pm Tuesday 02 September 2014.
Advanced: Next Meeting: 10:00am Thursday 11 September 2014.
Workshops - RSL Anzac Room:
Beginners Computing: Tuesday September 09, 16, 23. 1:00pm-3:00pm.
PagePlus: Tuesday August 26. September 16, 23. 3:00pm-5:00pm. Anyone wanting to have a look at PagePlus X6/16,
either newbies or oldies.
Book a lesson at the August Meeting or ring Geoff on 0448 026 920 or email him at
Geoff will of course help anyone foolish enough to use a Mac or iPad. In addition, he showed the Adelaide mob how to use voice recognition on a PC, orders to
control actions on the computer as well as to dictate so that it types with fewer mistakes than he makes actually typing!
Alternate days to Tuesday may also be available - if Tuesday doesn't suit contact Geoff and arrange an alternative.
Treefrog Workshops - Colin's place
Tablets: More Tips and Tricks - For those with some previous experience. Wednesday September 10. 9:00am-12noon.
Digital Images: Using PhotoPlus X6 to fix photos and to breathe life into old or damaged photos. Wednesday September
Book a lesson at the August Meeting.
100 Useful Websites
- Computer Software, Seniors, Mac Stuff, Genealogy, Tutorials, Computer Help, Recreation, etc. (Including Archived
Photos from previous BISCC competitions)
is a simple utility for creating backups of Mozilla Firefox, Mozilla Thunderbird,
Flock, SeaMonkey, Mozilla Suite, Spicebird, Songbird and Netscape profiles.
It allows you to backup and restore bookmarks, mail, contacts, history, extensions, passwords, cache etc.
Firefox Operating System for Smartphones was launched about 1 year ago, and is now operating in 17 countries.
Mozilla's browser-based smartphone OS continues to expand - Recently landed in Germany - with France, Asia, and more to come.
Not yet available in Australia.
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"