GTPCC Meeting Minutes

April 17, 2016

 

Todayís meeting of the GTPCC was held in Community Room of Howell Furniture,

6095 Folsom in Beaumont, Texas
 

Attendance: 21  members and 5 guests.

New Members: 0

Renewals: 5, John B. McGee,  Clyde & June Poole,  George & Mary Sculley

Guest Speaker: Dr. Sam Giglio

Speaker Presentation: Windows 10, (Adapting to your needs)

 

At 1:30 pm: Dr. Samís Q&A:

 

Dr. Sam opened meeting with Q & A. Topics discussed:

Cell phone deals

www.squaretrade.com

iPad Pro

Excel programs

Windows 10 upgrade

Syncing your devices

 

At 2:30 pm: Guest Speaker Presentation:

 

Dr. Sam continued the meeting with his presentation of Adapting Windows 10 to your needs:

Dr. Sam suggested option of down loading W10 on a clean drive and then activating it.

He also informed us there are programs to block W10 updates. (See Iraís page on our website.)

He advised to set up W10 with privacy settings and security programs of your preference.

Some features Dr. Sam talked about:

Edge browser

Classic shell

Privacy settings

Start screen options

Passcode

Snipping tool

Cortana

Store

ilovefreesoftware.com

Websites Dr. Sam recommends for help on W10:

ilovefreesoftware.com

techsupportalert.com

July 29 is deadline to download W10 for free.

At 4:10 pm: Door prize drawing held by Jerry McDaniel. See "Door Prizes" page for door prize winners and donors.

At 4:30 pm: Meeting adjourned.

Submitted by,

Gwen Jones

GTPCC Secretary