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Windows Software SIG (SVCS)

03/10/2014 7:00 pm

Useful Programs and Moving from XP
Kevin Lynn

Kevin will demonstrate a number of the utility programs which were provided on DVD by Hank Skawinski at the February SPAUG meeting. Security support for Window XP expires on April 8, 2014 and Kevin will also discuss some strategies for the transition.from Windows XP to Windows 7 or 8.

In the Central Computers 2nd floor conference room (map and directions).

Parking is available behind the building. (Please note that the store closes at 7:30PM if you wish to do any browsing or shopping.)

Windows Software SIG (SVCS)

02/10/2014 7:00 pm

 NO MEETING THIS MONTH

Kevin is unavailable.

Windows Software SIG (SVCS)

01/13/2014 7:00 pm

A Review of New Products from 2014 CES
Kevin Lynn

Kevin will present a review of some of the new products introduced at the 2014 Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas.  

Ed Bott has previewed some of the expectations for the show in his CNet article.  You migh also enjoy some of the preview video presentations.

In the Central Computers 2nd floor conference room (map and directions).  

Parking is available behind the building. (Please note that the store closes at 7:30PM if you wish to do any browsing or shopping.)

Windows Software SIG (SVCS)

11/11/2013 7:00 pm

Upgrading to Windows 8.1
Kevin Lynn

Kevin will present information about upgrading from Windows 8 to the newly released version 8.1,
The upgrade is a free download from the Microsoft Store for registered Windows 8 users.
The free Windows 8.1 preview is not eligible for this upgrade.

Windows Software SIG (SVCS): Kevin Lynn

11/11/2013 7:00 pm
11/11/2013 9:00 pm

Kevin, SVCS Windows Software SIG Leader,
will start with random access Questions about general Windows topics.

He will present information about upgrading from Windows 8 to the newly released version 8.1,
which is a free upgrade download from the Microsoft Store for registered Windows 8 users.
The free Windows 8.1 preview is not eligible for this upgrade.

Other topics to be presented are:
"How to uninstall Windows 8.1 and revert to version 8.0",
status of Windows XP Virtual mode on Windows 8.1,
Intel's New Unit of Computing (NUC) mini-computer systems,
Windows "God Mode" - now available for Windows 8.1,
and latest Windows 8.1 shortcut keys.

Central Computers
3777 Stevens Creek Blvd
Santa Clara, CA 95051 ‎

2nd floor conference room (map and directions on webpage ).

Parking is available behind the building. (Please note that the store closes at 7:30PM if you wish to do any browsing or shopping.)

Windows Software SIG (SVCS)

10/14/2013 7:00 pm

Windows 8.1 Preview
Kevin Lynn

Kevin will demo the free preview of Windows 8.1 which will be released as a free update on Friday, October 18. Developers able to download the free update the evening before from the MS Apps Store.

In the Central Computers 2nd floor conference room (map and directions).  

Parking is available behind the building. (Please note that the store closes at 7:30PM if you wish to do any browsing or shopping.)

 

Windows Software SIG (SVCS)

09/09/2013 7:00 pm

Open Discussion on Windows 8
Kevin Lynn

Bring your questons and comments

In the Central Computers 2nd floor conference room (map and directions).  

Parking is available behind the building. (Please note that the store closes at 7:30PM if you wish to do any browsing or shopping.)

Windows Software SIG (SVCS)

08/12/2013 7:00 pm

 NO WinSIG Meeting for August

Windows Software SIG (SVCS)

07/08/2013 7:00 pm

Windows 8.1
Kevin Lynn

Kevin will describe and discuss the new 8.1 release of Windows 8.

In the 2nd floor conference room at Central Computers, 3777 Stevens Creek Blvd., Santa Clara  (map and directions). Parking is available behind the building. 

Windows Software SIG (SVCS)

06/10/2013 7:00 pm

Office Suites
Kevin Lynn

Kevin will compare some of the open source productivity suites (Open Office, Libre, etc) with Microsoft Office 2013

In the Central Computers 2nd floor conference room (map and directions). Parking is available behind the building.

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