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Documents for U3A Computer Beginners and Improvers

Janet Elizabeth hopes these pages will help you to learn and gain confidence in using computers U3A This page contains links to some of the computing help documents I created for the U3A. Please tap on any blue writing on this web page to "follow a link" and find out more about using computing devices.

If U3A members have any problems, please contact me through the U3A contact pages or phone me on 504506.

December 2018 - How to Avoid Being Fooled by Scams, a Pop-Up group.

You can pick up techniques to better understand what your computer is up to from my web page: How to be a good guesser.

Spring 2016 - Topics relevant to any computer or smart phone.

1. Be safe using your computer
2. Get to know your e-mail client
3. E-mail attachments - receiving and sending.
4. Set up Firefox and protect your privacy
5. Become a discerning user of the web
6. Suggested web sites.

Autumn 2015 - Windows 10 Beginners

Windows 10 start menu 1. To upgrade to Windows 10 or not? - U3A document

2. Basic Introduction to Windows 10 for U3A members

3. Whizzy 3-minute video "Everything you wanted to know about Windows 10" by Currys PCWorld featuring Jon Bentley
4. Very gentle two-hour video "How to use a Computer Windows 10: Beginners" from Blissful Techno Health

5. How to de-clutter your computer screen in Windows 10 - a U3A document

6. How to Guard your privacy - a U3A document

7. Using Windows 10 touch gestures like swipe and pinch
Tap on JE to see (in a new window) Janet Elizabeth's computer help See also Janet Elizabeth's Computer help, my Report 2011-2015 for the U3A Archivist and previous U3A Computer Beginners' documents from 2014 (Windows 8), 2013 (Windows 7) and 2012 (absolute beginners).

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