Marin County Free Library — Technical Services

  Marin County Technology Users Group  
   December 9, 2004, 8:30 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.

Novato Library Meeting Room

  1. Updates

    A. Print Management Update
    B. WM Network update (BOL and STB, soon PRE)
    C. Proposed MCTUG Schedule for 2005
    D. MillCirc Silver and receipt printers = awaiting III update
    E. Prog Rept on New PCs, printers and FSMs
    F. Reminder, new CheckPoint client
       i. Log in right away
       ii. Delay in changing username

  2. Topics
    A. PC and Printer Plans, FY 2005-06
    • Rest of Circ PCs
    • Oldest Public Internet PCs
    • Some Office PCs and LBM PCs (P-IIIs)
    • No Printers anticipated
    • More Flat Screens (public)
     
    B. Current New PCs: More about XP Service Pack 2
    • Office vs. Windows (2000, XP)
    • Adding Websites to "Trusted Sites" List (IE)
    • Mozilla for Primary Browsing
    • Office XP SR-3 has "safety features"
    • Any new account will prompt for Publisher 2000 disk
     
    C. New Trend: Update, Install and Console and Client Issues

     
    D. Install Mozilla!
       New install or upgrades OK if you follow these instructions
  3. Training and informational issues raised:



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