Marin County Free Library — Technical Services

  Marin County Technology Users Group
   Feb. 10, 2005, 8:30 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.

Novato Library Meeting Room

  1. Updates

    A. Adobe Reader v.7.0 and "Updates" for Ref and Pubnet PCs
    B. Adobe and Macromedia and the Yahoo Toolbar (don't install)
    C. Google Toolbar's popup blocker
    D. Google Desktop Search tool (demo)
       See article on Searchenginewatch.com and
       SecurityPipeline
    E. Continuing hardware problems:
       i. 30 GB hard drives (15 dead in 6 mos.)
       ii. Power supplies (12 dead in 4 mos.)
    F. Correction on turning off Automatic Updates
    G. Millcirc and receipts: no news is still no news

  2. Topics
    A. WebPACs and updates
    1. Shockwave, Flash and Quicktime (say No to Yahoo)
    2. Real Audio Player, BBC version
    3. Using www.co.marin.ca.us webserver for homepages, but...using the IP instead of the URL
    4. How to update PWB files when needed
     
    B. Print Management and Printer Setup
       Return of the Printer Host
  3. Training and informational issues raised:



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