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Buy and sell used cell phones to other club members

Club members with smartphone service contracts are often offered new phones by their cell phone service providers when their 2 year contract finishes, often at no extra cost. They sometimes retire their old cell phone to a drawer, sometimes to … Continue reading

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Three views of backups

George B: Backups have changed, because our device operating systems and apps are now so integrated with cloud storage.  Today I restore from the cloud.  Consider the Google universe of devices, accounts and where data is stored.  If my Chromebook … Continue reading

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October Wednesday Workshops at 9 am PT

October 13: Complete Robocall Defense, John Krout October 20: Learning Linux with Orv Beach and John Kennedy October 27 :Windows 11 Presentation & Demo, Tom Burt 10/13 – Complete Robocall Defense, John Krout, Presenter & Newsletter Contributor, Potomac Area Technology and Computer … Continue reading

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Presentation Wed. Oct 5th 9:30am: Is Cyber Security Really Important?

Paying attention to Cyber Security is more important today than it has ever been. COVID-19 has exposed many more vulnerabilities than in prior years. More of us are now working from home, many children are learning from home, and many … Continue reading

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September Wednesday Workshops.

September 22 Encryption Software & Safety for Seniors These workshops start at 10am PT,  Click here to Register  https://forms.gle/NHSTLqCSuJhd7Xsh6 Registration closes on 9/21/21 at 8:30 ET Encryption Software, Mark Schulman. Losing a laptop or flash drive might mean you’re out some money, … Continue reading

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APCUG 2021 contests Sept 6th to 30th.

APCUG is pleased to announce its 2021 Contest categories: eBulletin, Digital Photography, Newsletter, and Website. The winners will be announced at the Annual Meeting following the November 6 Virtual Technology Conference. **Contests are only open to APCUG-member groups**   For … Continue reading

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In-person meeting requirements

Silver Threads is slowly re-opening so the Computer Club will finally have some in-person meetings beginning September 17th, with big changes, so please read carefully. In-person one-on-one Help and in-person Social will be on Friday mornings from 9:30 to 12:15, beginning … Continue reading

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APCUG Summer Tech Conference Sat. Aug 21

August 21, 2021 Register here    https://forms.gle/Q9g1FaccjpjwNKE46 Registration closes at 11:30 ET on August 20. SESSION 1 9:00 am PT, 10:00 am MT, 11:00 am CT, 12:00 pm ET TRACK 1 Introduction to Geocaching John Krout, Presenter & Newsletter Contributor, Potomac Area … Continue reading

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APCUG Wednesdays at 9am

August 11 – It’s all about Cars! August 25 – Review and New with the Linux Team August 11 – Register here    https://forms.gle/6iqD7gBZQofyXD7b8 Registration closes at 11:30 ET on August 10. Music in the Car with Ray Baxter, President, Payson Computer Meet-Up Club … Continue reading

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Picnic Wednesday, August 11 at 1pm

Please come to the Computer Club Picnic Wednesday, Aug 11 from 1 to 3pm Please RSVP to events@VictoriaComputerClub.org by Monday August 9 to enable the organizers to estimate the required provisions. The picnic location is Craigflower-Kosapsom Park, at Gorge Rd. and Admirals, Please bring … Continue reading

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