Our Next Meetings
February 17, 2018 (3rd Saturday)
March 17, 2018
"THIRD SATURDAY" SESSIONS
All SIG's meet once each month, typically on the 3rd Saturday. For SIG session meeting times, click on "Meeting Schedule"
Our February 17th Meeting
Will Be ...
(Special Interest Groups)
Click on the links below to go to the respective SharePoint page.
HTPC/Home Automation - 8:00 am
Home Theater (or Media) PCs and Home Automation come in an endless range of capability, complexity and price. Come join us as we cover this new & exciting area.
Home Automation covers everything from setting your thermostat to having your refrigerator order milk. Join us!!
- Microsoft PowerShell - 8:00 - 10:00 am
The first hour starting at 8 am, we cover topics and demonstrations that come up in informal discussion.
At 9 am, Mark Kraus will discuss developing for the PowerShell project using VSCode and C#.
- Microsoft Excel - 9:00 am
In February, I have come across a data conversion problem that might be of interest for everyone. Consider a table of records where the record owner's name may be repeated using alternate versions. How do you spot the duplicates? Bob, Robert, Rob, and Robby could be the same person. So, lets.fix the data to mark the duplicates.
- Windows Tips & Tricks - 9:00 - 11:00 am
Life on the Street -- If you have a 'troubled' system, contact Chuck or Gil for a possible 'live, no net' troubleshooting session.
- Making Money Online - 8:00 am
Howard Harkness will talk about membership sites.,
- Microsoft Word - 10:00 am
Where did it go?
Differences between version 2016 and earlier versions.
- AppDev - 10:00 am - Noon
Chris Morgan will make the presention: ‘Introduction to the Python Programming Language’. A series of example programs will be used to show various concepts of the language. The computer used in the presentation will be the Raspberry Pi 3. Notes for the presentation can be found on our SharePoint website here: Learning Python.
- Microsoft Access - 11:00 am
In February, we will discuss how to find the data we need when there are multiple tables, using Queries and the use of Action Queries.
- THe Internet - 11:00 am
Google's Location History tracking – how to control your information sharing.
How to control audio and video autoplay in Google Chrome.
- Windows Inside/Out - 12:30 pm
Battle of the Password Managers: RoboForm vs. Dashlane. I’ll demonstrate and compare how they work, how they are different, and how much they cost.
- Wireless Communication - 12:30 pm
In February, we will be reviewing wireless Internet Providers available in the DFW area.
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