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Next Meetings

(all on 3rd Saturdays)

  • August 17, 2019
  • September 21,  2019
  • October 19, 2019
  • November 16, 2019
  • December 21, 2019

Here’s what is planned for our August 17th meeting:

(Special Interest Groups)

Home Automation

8:00 – 9:00

Home Automation and Home Theater come in an endless range of capabilities, complexity, and price. Come join us as we cover this new and exciting area. Home automation covers everything from setting your thermostat to having your refrigerator order milk. Join us!


8:00 – 10:00

In the first hour (8:00-9:00) we cover topics and demonstrations that come up in informal discussion.

At 9am, general Q&A session – bring your questions!!

Making Money Online

8:00 – 9:00

For the August 17th meeting, the presentation will feature a special guest speaker who is a long-time successful Internet marketer, Bill Platt. In addition to covering Bill’s background, we will also discuss the new joint venture that he is starting with Howard Harkness.


9:00 – 10:00

 The Pentester Blueprint: A Guide to Becoming a Pentester, by guest speaker Phillip Wylie.

Pentesting, or ethical hacking as it is more commonly known, has become a much sought-after job by people in IT, InfoSec, or those just trying to get into the industry. In this presentation, Phillip Wylie shares the blueprint for becoming a pentester.

Windows Tips & Tricks

10:00 – 11:00

If you have a “troubled” system, contact Chuck or Gil for a possible “Live, No Net” troubleshooting session in front of the group.

Microsoft Office Suite

9:00 – 10:00

Excel. Frank Tubbs will be returning with exciting topics on Excel. Q&A always an option.


10:00 – 12:00

Chris Morgan will continue with his mini-series on the Divi WordPress theme – a very full-featured web design ‘theme’ and page builder that doesn’t rely on knowing HTML or CSS. It will be the new look for our NTPCUG website.

This will be Part II of the short series. We will look at page formatting, editing content, and creating a blog entry.

WordPress II Presentation Notes

Windows Inside/Out

12:30 – 1:30

Wireless Communication

12:30 – 1:30