I will reprise my presentation of Charles Babbage: The Man Who Invented the Computer for the Weston Senior Center on Monday, September 15, 2015. The meeting starts at 1pm.
The meeting is free and open to all.
Babbage tried to change the world. His story is one of genius versus a […]
Richard Frisch will present Artificial Intelligence: What is it? What is it becoming? Exploring its promise and its perils. at the Mark Twain Library in Redding, CT on Wednesday, April 29, 2015 at 7:30p.
We live in a world suffused with Artificial Intelligence (AI). It helps choose what books we buy, what […]
Windows 7 Professional/Enterprise/Ultimate and all versions of Windows 8 provide the ability to change the default printer based upon your laptop’s location.
To enable this feature:
Go to Devices and Printers Select one of the printers (single click) and the Manage default printers menu will appear near the top of the Devices and Printers
Microsoft recently released a Mac version of OneDrive for Business. You can download the installation file at http://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/confirmation.aspx?id=45519
Once it is installed on your Mac, run the app, which is located in your Applications folder, sign in with your corporate Office 365 credentials, and answer a few questions.
You will then have your […]
Where would you want to use the Repeat key? Here are three examples:
You want to remove some non-contiguous rows in a table. You delete the […]
Most of us know useful keyboard shortcuts like Ctrl+C (copy), Ctrl+X (cut) or Ctrl+P (paste). Office 2013 applications, Word, PowerPoint, Excel and Outlook, have many other keyboard shortcuts. These vary with the application but F12 is universal. The F12 key opens a Save As dialog.
You may find this useful from time to time to […]
Richard Frisch will present Artificial Intelligence: What is it? What is it becoming? Exploring its promise and its perils.
The talk will begin at 7:45 pm, September 11, 2014 at the Trumbull CT public library. This is the September meeting of the Trumbull PC Users Group of Connecticut.
We live in a world suffused […]
Richard Frisch will present The Basics of Microsoft SharePoint Online at the next Connecticut PC User’s Group (CTPC) meeting.
SharePoint Online (SPO) is part of Microsoft Office 365 for Business. SPO helps organize information, people and projects, whether working as an individual or in a team.
Do you remember when you […]
The built-in fingerprint reader in the Home button on the iPhone 5s is a convenient security tool, when it works. But it often fails. So it becomes a frustrating tool much of the time.
Below is a method for improving its success rate.
Open the Settings app Go to General > Touch ID & Passcode
Some add-on developers have sold their add-ons to third parties who then injected adware and ad-hijacking code into the previously benign add-on and pushed out an update to unassuming and unaware Firefox users.
You can protect yourself by doing the following:
Open Add-ons from the Firefox menu Click the gear icon next to search bar […]