Marin County Free Library — Technical Services

  Marin County Technology Users Group  
   Oct. 5, 2009, 8:30 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.

South Novato Library

  1. Updates
     
    1. New VPN is being installed right now...(revisit demo?)
    2. Yahoo E-mail New Interface, some problems reported...
    3. Reminder, new Public Internet PC (pubnet) home page: http://libtech.marin.org/pubnet
    4. Lots of updates to public PCs done: Home page, Flash, Save as PDF, Picasa, add Word icons
    5. New Kid's Games PCs (Kids 2010) in at SNO, others to follow

  2. Topics

    1. Discussion of Flat Screen Monitor covers...
      • Cleaning fluid in short supply, do people want more?
      • We'll supply Velcro if it's wanted
      • Sites can choose to not use plexiglas covers
      • But yes we have No New Monitors...for the forseeable future
    2. Revised Troubleshooting Worksheets
    3. Deploying Faronic's Anti-Executable for WebPACs
      • The Need: to "White List" programs that we want to run
      • No Firefox, no e-mail clients, no software from flash drives
      • Console is on our main server (demo)
      • How Anti-Executable differs from Deep Freeze
    4. Training and informational issues raised:



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