Marin County Free Library Technical Services
Marin County Technology Users Group
May 14, 2009, 8:30 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.
South Novato Library
- Stinson Beach to add an Express Lane Self Check!
- SGV to close 6/25
- Reminder, IE 6.0 should be replaced where it's found.
- Office 2007 should be everywhere (report exceptions)
- Show and tell: blown capacitors on PC parts
- Eco Font (Sprang Eco Sans), uses up to 20% less ink when printing, from Ecofont.Nl (from Nancy Davis)
- Reminder on how to go about Installing New Fonts on Your PC
- Windows 7 demo
- Final release 4Q 2009?
- Better discovery of printers and other devices
- Different file structure from XP (user files in C:\users)
- Random Feature: Math Input (demo)
- It's stable, very few crashes in our limited testing
- Outlook and e-mail issues
- OWA now works with Vista
- PST files can't go over 2 GB
- County IST trying to get people to keep mailboxes less full
- Remote Desktop Connection
- Using Remote Desktop Connection in Windows
- Ask Tech Support to set this up for you if you're interested
- Good passwords (i.e. not metaphor) are preferred, but we'll look at what works best in each place
- RDC can get very confusing, especially if you walk away from a circ or ref PC and leave your backroom PC logged
in. Be sure to close or minimize RDC sessions when you walk away from them.
- Training and informational issues raised:
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Created May 13, 2009