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July 20, 2014

Today’s meeting of the GTPCC was held in

Community Room of Howell Furniture,

6095 Folsom in Beaumont, Texas

 

Attendance: 20 members and 6 guests.

2  New Members:  Linda McKinney and Gwen Waybright

0  Renewals

Guest Speaker: Ira Wilsker, Professor of Computer Management @ LIT  

Speaker Presentation: Ask Ira  

At 1:30 pm: Dr. Sam’s Q&A:Dr. Sam opened meeting with Q & A. 

Southwest Louisiana PC User’s Group showed us items copied from 3D printer located at Lake Charles, La public library 

Southwest Louisiana PC User’s Group determined problem on guest’s laptop

Topics discussed: 

          Avast

          Malwarebytes, Malwarebytes Chameleon

          Trend Micro & SuperAntiSpyware

          Safe Mode & Bootable CDs & Linox

          Security software for cell phones

          LoJack 

At 2:30 pm: Guest Speaker Presentation: Q&A: Ask Ira

Our guest speaker, Ira Wilsker, continued meeting with Q & A. Topics discussed:

          Google play phones

          Exif viewer

          Digital cameras with embedded GPS & GPS coordinates in photos

          Note:  “Ctrl +” zooms in on all browsers

          Downloading Android apps

          Note:  Use “Custom Install” when installing freeware to uncheck additional features

          Websites Ira introduced to us:

                    www.irfanview.com

                    www.techsupportalert.com

                    www.hungryforapps.com

                    www.sharewareonsale.com

                    www.dottech.com

                    www.giveawayoftheday.com

                    www.nirsoft.net & its utility Last Activity View (Software Tools)

          Retrieving files from damaged hard drives

          Chrome books

          Java

          Zero day exploit 

4:15  pm: Door prize drawing held by Jerry McDaniel. See "Door Prizes" page for door prize winners and donors. 

Submitted by,

Gwen Jones

GTPCC Secretary