Marin County Free Library — Technical Services

  Marin County Technology Users Group
   December 11, 2003, 8:30 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.

Novato Library Meeting Room

  1. Updates

    A. Outlook (co.marin.ca.us) accounts for EVERYONE
       https://mail.co.marin.ca.us/exchange
       
    B. Viruses report: pattern 698
       Problems with updating?
       
    C. Prospective 2004 MCTUG schedule
       
    D. Deep Freeze: CMA, CCE, INV, BOL left

  2. Topics
    A. Parasites and Ad-ware
    1. Occurances: CCE, CMA, FAI, TEC
    2. Related to popups and viruses (see and.doxdesk.com for infor and detection script)
    3. Trend, AdsGone, SpyBot
    4. Virus: ADW_RULEDOR.C (info from TrendMicro)
    5. If you suspect parasites, call Tech Support!
     
    B. CD discs and public PCs
    1. CDR, CDRW, DVD and plain old CD-ROM, and what drives read them
    2. CDRW and DVD software issues
    3. Drive letters (config changes in progress)
     
    C. Telecom details
       Table of costs and connection types, info only
     
    D. New WebPAC interface
    1. Public Browser replaces desktop (always open)
    2. Two options, WebPAC and DBs with or without Library Online signup
    3. To close PWB, Ctrl-Alt-Shift-Insert, type "exit"
    4. Time-out returns to Home, set in PWB.ini
  3. Training and informational issues raised:



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    Created Nov. 13, 2003 dtm