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Staples presentation on the benefits of Chromebooks

Technology Expert Sean Cleaver, alongside of Tara Smith Manager at Staples Victoria will be giving a presentation on the benefits of Chromebooks as well as discussing their general use. We will be providing a hands-on demonstration and open discussion (where … Continue reading

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Shopping with Dorothy (online)

Learn from Dorothy Cushway some basics on how to shop online at two local grocery stores – Thrifty Foods and Save-On-Foods.       It will come in handy for comparing prices, if you are sick you can’t drive and want … Continue reading

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Oct 29 and Nov 1st Photoshoots

Rilla has some fabulous photo shoots for us. Please mark these dates on your calendar. Surprise us, come out and have some fun! Everyone is Welcome What: Halloween Activities When: Sunday October 29th Where: Government Street (street closed for a … Continue reading

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Chromebook presentation links

For Monday’s Basic Computing group’s presentation on Chromebooks, use this APCUG presentation use this link

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In-home Help

Over the years we have had a few members offering in-home help.  We have had no problems arise that I know of.  However, our insurance does not cover such activities. The Victoria Computer Club offers no in-home services.  Members that … Continue reading

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Web Mail and Client Mail Differences

Here is Rick’s document on web mail and client mail differences

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FULL: Internet References for Financial Planning

An email has been sent to confirmed attendees.  There are no more seats available for the July 21st, Thursday 2:00 pm presentation to club members AT Island Savings Credit Union Mayfair Branch (map) on “Internet References for Financial Planning”, by Credential Securities’ Travis Koivula … Continue reading

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Greater Victoria Public Library Presentation May 24th

Here is the link to eResources A-Z that Kate and Melissa talked about today, May 24th.  You will notice that Yowza is a service still to be developed <grin>. Feedback from the audience: Please, name your branches by their location where possible, … Continue reading

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Beyond Password Managers

Managing passwords to your domain name account and website involves more than just long passwords and a password manager, especially in organizations. How do you ensure a smooth turnover? How do you balance ease of access with security? Too often … Continue reading

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2016 AGM Summary Minutes

From AGM Minutes for Victoria Computer Club, of Jan 21 2016,  held at the Clubhouse,. 85a Burnside Road West Victoria   Called to order at 2pm. 22 members present. No change in member dues. Election: George Bowden – President Dorothy Cushway -Vice President … Continue reading

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