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Westchester PC Users Group
We are a non-profit computer club located in Westchester County, New York.
Our goal is to increase the computing knowledge of our members and our community.
In case of inclement weather call 914-227-2495 for schedule changes.
We want to make 98 donated laptops work for needy kids.
Please
help us to help them using GoFundMe.

All in-person workshops are postponed or switched to online Zoom meetings
until we can hold in-person workshops again.



General Meetings
 



Jay Ferron

November 5, 2020 @ 7 pm

Remote attendance via Zoom video conference (no meeting at Keller Williams).

Zoom login instructions will be sent via email.

Scheduled to present at our November General Meeting, Jay Ferron is CIO for Interactive Security Training, LLC, and is working on various projects that include Windows and Unix security designs, network infrastructures, enterprise designs, and installations.

He travels around the world teaching and training uses of computer technologies.

Jay is a past president of APCUG.

Plan now to attend!


Oh, and one more thing...................

Normally, at every General Meeting we have door prize drawings but due to the recent health crisis,  this month's drawing will not be held. The  computer below will be raffled at the next in-person General Meeting.

The door prize:


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HP Pavilion H8-1241
  • Intel i5-2500 3.30GHz
  • 500GB SATA hard drive
  • Windows 10 Pro 64-bit
  • 8.0GB DDR3 Memory
  • EVGA 9800 GTX+ video
  • LibreOffice 6.3
  • DVD-RW
  • Keyboard and Mouse

The door prize is open to members only but non-members can easily join at the front desk to be eligible for the drawing. Only $50 per year per household.

For further information, email our program chair, at programs@wpcug.org.


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Holiday Tech Gift Ideas

December 3, 2020 @ 7 pm

Remote attendance via Zoom video conference (no meeting at Keller Williams).

Zoom login instructions will be sent via email.

David Lerner and Deb Meisels will present a selection of items that will please everyone on your holiday gift list.

Be sure to join in online for a comprehensive and fun armchair shopping experience.

Plan now to attend!

For further information, email our program chair at programs@wpcug.org


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Join our computer club

image of a medal with the words join usNow you can join Westchester PC Users Group or renew your  membership conveniently and safely online via credit card or PayPal. You can also make a tax deductible donation.

Conventional mail / check payments are still available too. Click here to join, renew, or donate.

For questions, email our membership chair at membership@wpcug.org.


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WPCUG Tech Support Consultants

You can download a list of WPCUG members who are offering their services to members and non-members alike. Members get a discount.

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Westchester PC-Renew
A project of WPCUG

 

Westchester PC-Renew - We refurbish donated computers and provide them free to nonprofit groups in the community who can't afford to purchase new computers.

cartoon image of a desktop PCClick the above link to learn more about our activities and how to get a refurbished computer.

Applyhere for a computer

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WPCUG - Newsletter


The latest Westchester PC Users PDF logoGroup Newsletter is now online. You can view it here or preview the table of contents. For past newsletters view here.  Please note that while the preview is available to everybody, the complete newsletter is for club members only.


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Presentations

cartoon image of man doing presentationA selection of  workshop & general meeting presentation documents are now online. Click here to view.



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Operation Clean Slate

In the last several years, the use of malicious software (malware) by online criminals has emerged as a global cybersecurity threat. Of the available intrusion devices, the “bot,” or Web robot, is particularly pervasive, allowing an attacker to take control remotely of a compromised computer or computers. Invisible to
Add olive oil then butter victims, these networks, called “botnets,” can include hundreds of thousands of machines around the world, controlled by a cyber criminal, or “bot herder.” . Read more.....


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Weekly Update Email

View the archives of the Weekly Update.

Receive the latest information on our meeting schedule and events as well as timely and important links to computer related tips and news.

You'll find the Weekly Email Update link on the Members Services page on the left side navigation after signing in - Members.

* If you are not receiving this weekly email, check your spam folder, and if it's not there contact David Shulman, who will resolve this issue.

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