Thursday, April 20, 2017


Elaine Drain
April 20, 2017

Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Senior Surfers Computer Club Orientation

Several times a year, this orientation is presented for new members of the computer club, and for members of the Newark Senior Center. Want to know what our club offers? Check this out.

Sunday, April 16, 2017

Fraud & ID Theft

Kristin Macdonald, Senior Fraud Team Manager, Bank of America:


Saturday, April 8, 2017

Questions from the Floor.

Thanks to all that braved the terrible weather to attend.  Topics were:

  • What is "The Internet?" - more than just www
  • Verizon & email - yes, Verizon *iS* moving customers to AOL
  • Outlook mail defaults - you can change the font
  • Movie Sins: Breaking codes, it doesn't work that way
  • Avast asking for $ - not all features are free
  • How to back up - press the button, move the stick down and to the side
  • How do you make text bigger? - short answer: <Ctrl>+
  • Restore files w/Macrium Reflect - easy, pesy
  • Pointer tricks - options for your mouse
  • WiFi Hotspots w/iPhone - yes, you can.
  • Showing file extensions - and yes you should
  • Win10 Task bar freezing - use the Windows Univeral Fix, reboot!
  • Java Resources - What do you have the needs it?
Links of note:
  • Verizon switching to AOL email.  <link>  Wait for your personal email.
  • Android overtakes Windows for OS Market Share Worldwide  <link>
  • Bigger Printed Text  for eMails  <link>
  • Macrium Reflect Free <link>
  • How to turn Windows 10 PC into a Hotspot <link>

Coming Attraction:  Your SSN and a truly secure personal ID number.