Microsoft
OS Windows 7, Windows 8.1, Windows 10
Browser Internet Explorer 11 download   IE11 with windows 8, 8.1  Edge new with win 10
PCs ASUS, Dell, HP, Samsung, Acer, Toshiba, Lenovo, and more click here  
Tablet(s) Surface 2, Surface Pro 2, Surface 3, 4, Surface Book, and much more click here
Phone Nokia, Samsung, HTC all phones click here
Cloud OneDrive  works on apple iOS and Android click here 
Software
Click image above for Office 2016 and Office 365  available in open room
Social Skype
Games/Apps  xbox games Minecraft, gamesrun that run on tablets& phones
TV/Devices Xbox
 

Google/Android

OS Jelly Bean 4.3  kitkat 4.4    lollipop 5.0
Browser FireFox, Chrome
Tablet(s) Kindle, Nexus, Samsung and much more
Chromebook  Lots of choices in size and manufacturers
Email Gmail/Calendar
Phone Galaxy 4, 5   Nexus5  Moto X, X+1
Cloud DRIVE 15GB free
Software  Docs, Sheets, slides click the image
Website creation (Sites)
 Blogger
Social Google Circles
Games/Apps Google Play  WebStore
TV devices Google TV  Chromecast
Apple
OS OS X (El Capitan)    iOS (for tablets & phones)
Browser Safari
Devices iMac, MacBook Pro, MacBook Air, Mac mini
Tablet(s) iPad, iPad mini
iPods
Phone iPhone
Cloud iCloud
Software iPhoto, iMovie,  GarageBand, Pages, Numbers, Keynote
iTunes
Social  
Games/Apps iTunes App Store
TV devices Apple TV, HomeKit (the future)
Computer Recycling News 
He is in need of computers.  Don is also in need of keyboards with USB connections. Don will take any Windows or MAC computer.  He will also accept printers if the software and cable are available.  They can be brought to him or directly to the school. Equipment must be in good working order.  Don is located at 6 Arabella Lane. You can reach Don by email at cotsdon2@aol.com  or phone   705-2413. Don supplies computers to local schools. For PCs Don Cotnoir cannot use,
Beaufort county has recycling events at the county public works facilities at 102 Benton Field Road in Bluffton and 140 Shanklin Road in Beaufort.  SC prohibits computers, monitors, printers and TVs from being dumped in landfills. On May 14,  Saturday 9-3 there will be a Computer and electronics recycling event. Click here for a listing of other special collection events. You may also call (843) 255-2734.  For information on Jasper County recyling click here. Jasper County recycling centers accept eWaste. Bestbuy recycles also.
Welcome, Members & Guests
 Electronic Suggestion Box to Facilitate Communications from our Members to the Executive Committee. Click HERE
2016 Membership New & Renew Click here
Order Form for CC Name Tags      Click here
Upcoming Events
Wednesday
May 4
7:00pm Genealogy SIG
Hidden Cypress
Writing Family Stories
David Lauderdale
Friday
May 6
9:00 am Komputer Klatch
Pinckney Hall
 Twentieth Anniversary Celebration
Wednesday
May 11
3:00pm Windows SIG
Hidden Cypress
Microsoft Free Aps
Chris Knotts
Robin Seaver
Saturday
May 14
9:00-3:00 Electronics
Recycling
Information
below on left side
Wednesday
May 18
7:00pm Skywatchers SIG
Hidden Cypress
What’s Happening in the Heart of The Milky Way Galaxy.
Jerry Jeffrey
Windows SIG Click here to join
         Meetings will be 2nd Weds at 3pm nxt mtg is April 13
Cell phone Emergency Situations Apps
iPhone              Android
 PC & Tablet Help in Open room & Classroom
Tuesday
May 3
10:00-noon Windows PC and Android Tablet Jerry Jeffrey
Wednesday
May 4
10:15- Noon Basic PC Paul Bradican
Wednesday
May 4
20:00 - 22:00 PC   vhs/dvd 35mm scans Dennis Shea
Thursday
May 5
9:45-11:45  Windows PC, Kindle & Android Devices Ray Attreed
Friday
May 6
10:15-12:15 PC & Android Bill Altman
Saturday
May 7
9:45-11:45  PC& Google Help  David Graham
Bill Altman
Sunday
May 8
1:00-4:00 PC/VHS/35mm-slides Dennis Shea
Tuesday
May 10
10:00-noon Windows PC and Android Tablet Jerry Jeffrey
Wednesday
May 11
18:00 - 22:00 PC   vhs/dvd 35mm scans Dennis Shea
Class room help Sessions include Apple/PC/Android
For more information on help sessions click Here. Also you can refer to help calendar on left menu or weekly emails.
Free Alternatives to
 Pricey Software
 
Open Office
Libre Office
Feature Comparison: LibreOffice - Microsoft Office click here

Know Your Network

Click here for very lucid step by step process that starts with picking your router to accessing your home computers from anywhere. 
Mozilla Firefox
 Release notes here.You can configure Firefox to automatically check for updates or to disable automatic updating. Click here for info.
Browser Comparisons Click here
Allyn Perdue's Technical Corner
Click here for windows computer purchasing information.
This document includes AMD& Intel processor information. 
Click here for other news.
iTunes for All
PCs as well as Macs can use iTunes. You can do so much more than just purchase music and much of it is free. To find out more click here to see Bob Kampwirth's  comprehensive iTunes presentation at the general meeting.
Security Information

Club Fair October 10, 2015