Tag: Computer Booters of Sun Lakes

Computer Booters’ members honored

Patricia and Al Hill

The Computer Booters had a visitor who drove in from California to attend its October meeting. Mitchel Chesney, Vice President of the Long Beach Computer Club, presented plaques to Patricia and Al Hill in appreciation of their 22 years working with computer clubs in the Southwest. They started their computer club associations by attending other…

Huge Computer Booters meeting scheduled for December

Volunteers from the Computer Booters manned the booth at the Open Houses.

Patricia Hill The Computer Booters of Sun Lakes is an Arizona non-profit organization dedicated to helping computer users achieve maximum results for their home or small business computers and other technical devices. Meetings are the first Tuesday of the month, September through May, beginning at 7:00 p.m. in the Navajo Room at Sun Lakes Country…

New courses at Computer Booters

Windows 10 leads the way. Last month we presented an introduction to Windows 10 and whether or not people should upgrade. We also gave a two session Windows 10 class as all new machines will come with this version. We have scheduled another set of Windows 10 classes soon. Several classes were announced at the…

Computer Booter news

Patricia Hill, Publicity Director William Tully of ORBITAL ATK provided a super review of the Orbital organization and some basic information on OPSEC (Operational Security). While the term has its roots in the military, it’s something we all do without recognizing it. It’s keeping things safe from the eyes and ears of an adversary, such…

Computer Booters open the season

President Janet Quade

Patricia Hill The September 1 Computer Booter meeting was a great success. Nancy Roberts of the Community Assistance Program (CAP) educated us on the medical flash drives being sold by the Sun Lakes Fire Department and Allan Levy discussed external file storage options. The flash drives contain your emergency medical and contact information. Forms are…

Computer Booters ramp up Windows 10 training

Allan Levy and Janet Quade

Allan Levy This summer every Windows 7 and 8/8.1 user received an invitation for a free upgrade to Windows 10. Since it popped up on the computer it was difficult to ignore. In response, the Computer Booters, www.computerbooters.org, sent out a notice to all members giving them advice on Windows 10. Windows 10 is Microsoft’s…

Computer Booters

Sue Klein For the month of May our speaker is Carey Holtzman. Carey Holtzman is known for his high-energy, fun and participatory presentation style. There are no scripts or rehearsals and, as a result, no two presentations are ever the same. Carey spent six years as the co-host of the nation’s longest running, nationally syndicated…