Marin County Free Library — Technical Services

  Marin County Technology Users Group  
   May 10, 2007, 8:30 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.

South Novato Library

  1. Updates
    1. Network upgrade report: scheduling is imminent

    2. Demo of LAN Party Game: Guitar Hero II
    3. Popup blockers and MARINet: blocking One Time Patron Admin
    4. Centralized PWB INI's: no reported problems

  2. Topics

    1. Troubleshooting Barcode Scanners
      • Different types of scanners
      • Power, data lines
      • A scanner is really a keyboard extension

    2. Basics of Troubleshooting for MCTUG members
      • Check Connections: Monitor, PC, Scanner, Printer
      • Restarting (PC, Barcode Scanner, Printer)
      • Millennium Problems: freezes, crashes, no connection
      • Pinging MARINet
      • Restarting networks in case of outage
      • VPN problems, Outlook problems (passwords, connections)
      • Printers and Mill Circ
      • VNC: call us for remote help
  3. Training and informational issues raised:

    Tech Support Info Home
    Created May 8, 2007 dtm