Marin County Free Library — Technical Services

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

Novato Library Meeting Room

  1. Updates

    A. No Scandisk or Defrag of public (Deep Freeze) PCs
    B. Virus report: pattern 929, new server much faster
    C. IST's password policy
       and possible account lockouts
    D. IST: Bypassing Caller ID Blocking on County Phones (handout) E. FY 04/05 PC Plan and Printer Plan
    F. Wireless up at CMA

  2. Topics
    A. Public PCs
    1. Demo of configuration "benchmarks" currently used
      • 4 languages in IE (Yahoo)
      • Shockwave, Flash and Quicktime (i-Tunes??)
      • Set up T: drive for "all"
      • Trend, Deep Freeze seed
      • Demo of CD drive access, and PWB limitations
    2. Demo of Spanish Language spell checking in Word
    3. Future directions?
    B. Popups and Parasites, and Alternative Browsers  
    C. Windows XP: a quick look at interface differences
       from Windows 2000
  3. Training and informational issues raised:

    Tech Support Info Home
    Created July 7, 2004 dtm