Marin County Free Library — Technical Services

  Marin County Technology Users Group  
   Feb. 14, 2008, 8:30 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.

South Novato Library

  1. Updates
    1. Group 4 computers have arrived! (24 PCs)

    2. FY 07-08 almost done, except a few printers
    3. FY 08-09 Plan being prepared
    4. Article on Asian Internet Outage of last week
    5. In March, Tech Support Analysts become Tech Support Specialists
    6. Reminder: Windows Genuine Advantage Notification (Just say "Yes")
    7. ADA workstation at CCE now, also check out Microfilm Station
    8. New 3M self checks installed: CCE, FAI 2 each, MCI 1 in desk
    9. III Server Network connection being tested

  2. Topics

    1. New patches going out on Public Net PCs
      • CalJobs error (PWB, unblocking "d:")
      • Google search history, privacy and IE settings
      • DOCX converter (Word 2007 to Word 97-03)
      • Spanish Language Spell check (requires Office XP Standard disk)
      • The Usual Updates (Trend, Windows, Flash, Java, Adobe Reader)
    2. New Web Server
      • What is rack mount?
      • Will run whatever OS is needed for whatever CMS is chosen
      • will point to this PC
      • Expected life cycle: 4 years
    3. Early planning for 2008 LAN Parties
      • PS3 and Rock Band
      • Car racing may continue as is
      • Should Wii or Shouldn't Wii?

    4. Training and informational issues raised:

      Tech Support Info Home
      Created Feb. 12, 2008 dtm