Also can have software for word processing, spreadsheets, photography, internet, and more!
What to look for when considering buying a computer Make a list of all the things you will want to do with your computer. http://ptech.allthingsd.com/20070419/new-pc-hassles/ http://ptech.allthingsd.com/20070503/buying-a-laptop-means-more-attention-to-special-features/ http://ptech.allthingsd.com/20071018/some-basic-features-you-should-demand-when-buying-a-pc/ http://www.pcmag.com/article2/0,1895,2164581,00.asp http://online.wsj.com/public/article/SB119386646091078144-DmK3p5zMI5cVEXCJc_ZtVGkSupQ_20081031.html?mod=rss_personal_technology http://ptech.allthingsd.com/20071115/heres-a-mac-faq-if-youre-looking-to-buy-a-computer/ http://www.mrmodem.net/cgi-bin/library.pl?action=view&article=158
Opinions on computers
Go to manufacturer’s website’s faq or help section
Contact manufacturer of computer, software, or hardware
Do a Google search of the error message
Circuit City (Fire Dog)
Best Buy (Geek Squad)
Data Doctors – also have weekly program on 92.3 fm Ktar on Saturdays @ 12:20
Learn more about computers
Library Books Dummies, Idiots Guide, etc.
Magazines Smart Computing, PC World Etc.
Newspapers Brent Mossberg WSJ every Thurs.
At Sunrise Mountain Library
Dec 6th, Jan 3rd, Feb 7th, and Mar. 6th @ 1:30pm Want to learn how to use a computer? Do a mouse and keyboard scare you? In this class we will learn how to turn on a computer, the names of the basic parts of a computer, computer lingo, how use a mouse and more. No experience necessary. Great for first timers and repeat participants alike.
Dec 13th, Jan 10th, Feb. 14th, and Mar.13th @ 1:30pm There is so much information and fun to be had on the Internet. Come learn how to get on the information superhighway. Learn what the Internet and World Wide Web are in plain English. Learn how to find sites on the World Wide Web. .Great for first timers and repeat participants alike.
Jan 21st 7:00pm SML Electronic Classroom
Did you recently get a digital camera? Are you planning on purchasing one? In this class we will learn how to get pictures off of your digital camera, do some fun things with them, including manipulate them, and then put them on the web. Registration Required.
Jan 28th 7:00pm SML Electronic Classroom
Did you recently get a mp3 player or an iPod? Are you planning on purchasing one? Learn about mp 3 players and iPods. We will also learn how to find podcasts, music, and electronic books and get them on to your mp3 player or ipod. Registration Required.