GTPCC Meeting Minutes

May 15, 2016


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

6095 Folsom in Beaumont, Texas

Attendance: 13 members and 8 guests.

New Members: 0

Renewals: 0

Guest Speaker: Damien Fergusion, Computer Shak Branch Manager

Speaker Presentation: Hackintosh

At 1:30 pm: Dr. Samís Q&A:

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

Latest iphone update. Note: Make sure your phone is fully charged before updating

Windows 10 password option

TF card on tablets

Dropping and dragging files on Windows 10

One drive and other wireless drives

Note: Be careful when clicking on terms to store in a cloud

Updating to Windows 10

Note: Make sure computer is running problem-free before updating Sim cards on iphones

During this time, members of SWLACG aided in connecting an additional monitor

At 2:30 pm: Guest Speaker Presentation: Damien Fergusion

Hackintosh is custom-built with Mac OSX.

It is less expensive and can have higher-end graphic cards

You can get OSX from App Store on a Mac that is not an open source but free

Dual boot ability. Preferred specs for building computer includes:

        Nvidia graphics and Intel processor.

Install using optical or flash drive (format in OSx external), loading drivers and software.

Also discussed: SS drives, Intel prosessors and adding Windows on a Mac.

At 3:50 pm: Announcements: Ira Wilsker page & Upcoming June meeting.

At 4:00 pm: Door prize drawing held by Treasurer, Jerry McDaniel.

             See "Door Prizes" page for door prize winners and donors.

At 4:25 pm: Meeting Adjourned.

Submitted by,

Gwen Jones

GTPCC Secretary