June 20, 2010

Today’s meeting of the GTPCC was held in The Community Room of Howell Furniture, 6095 Folsom, Beaumont, Texas 

Attendance: 25 Members and 4 Guests. 

Guest Speaker: Dr. Sam Giglio, Vice President of GTPCC. 

1:30 Session opened with Dr. Sam’s Discussion and Q&A Group with Topics discussed:

1. Useful Utilities for preparing a image backup, including, Ccleaner, Auslogic Defrag,

    Eusing Registry Cleaner, Malware Bytes, SuperAntiSpyware, Immunet Protect.      

2. AntiVirus programs and need for registry cleaners. 

3. GTPCC E-mail list (question of possible SPAM)  

At 2:30 Main Presentation: Computer Image Back Ups Presented by Dr. Sam Giglio: 

Dr. Giglio gave a complete and detailed demonstration of making an image of a hard drive using “Acronis True Image” Software as well as demonstrating the many utilities provided. Also demonstrated, was the method of restoring an image and retrieving lost or corrupted files. 

Following the presentation was the drawing for Door Prizes with the following winners:

Stuart Griggs won "Don't break the Bottle puzzle" by annominus  donor

John Lauve won "OminCleanz Cleaner w/Wipe" Donated by Computer Demension

Jerry McDaniel won "Digital compass & Clock" Donated by GTPCC

Corinne Griggs won "Logitech speakers" Donated by GTPCC

Bob Finch won "Hard Drive removable drawer" Donated by GTPCC

Angela Walker won "Monthly Bookkeeping" Donated by GTPCC


Meeting adjourned at 4:00 PM




Submitted by,

Don Schoening