Residential Recycling | EWASTE+

The EWASTE+ Alliance Network, consisting of over 200 residential collection sites across New York State, was developed to be a convenient option for residential generators to recycle their electronic waste. All of the EWASTE+ Alliance Network collection sites are registered with the NYS DEC. Source: Residential Recycling | EWASTE+



Data Removal: Darik’s Boot and Nuke – DBAN

Delete information stored on hard disk drives (HDDs) in PC laptops, desktops or servers. Plus, remove viruses/spyware from Microsoft Windows installations Source: Data Removal: Darik’s Boot and Nuke – DBAN

Download Windows 10 Disc Image (ISO File)

You can use this page to download a disc image (ISO file) that can be used to install or reinstall Windows 10. The image can also be used to create installation media using a USB flash drive or DVD. Source: Download Windows 10 Disc Image (ISO File)

Micrecycle

Description of Services:  Micrecycle is a volunteer-based program that refurbishes donated computers, and provides them at low cost to low-income families, individuals and organization. Source: Micrecycle

Keyboard shortcuts for Google Docs – 

You can also use menu access keys. Open any application menu using the keyboard, then type the underlined letter for the item you’d like to select. For example, to open the Insert menu on a Mac, press Ctrl + Option + I. To select “Image,” type the underlined letter i. Source: Keyboard shortcuts for Google […]

January 21, 2017

Sound Bytes: Your Computer User Group of the Air! 2017-01-21 1) Rick – Irondequoit, NY – Google Docs – 70 page doc 2) Victor – Irondequoit, NY – Galaxy S7 – has WiFi – if turn off, will battery last longer? 3) Ed – Henrietta, NY – 4) Tay – Fairport, NY – donate old […]

January 14, 2017

Sound Bytes: Your Computer User Group of the Air! 2017-01-14 Walter – Greece, NY – Yahoo email – preview bad | grub – Ubuntu – encrypted – dual-boot | more grub stuff Andy – Greece, NY – Chevy Bolt – Rich in Irondequoit..how does one create an e mail address who has not had one […]

January 7, 2017

Sound Bytes: Your Computer User Group of the Air! 2017-01-07 Linda – Greece, NY – password managers – Al – Rochester, NY – LastPass user – loves it, BUT – it’s a little complex for the average user Andy – Greece, NY – re: passwords – Tim – Webster, NY – victim of browser hijacking […]

FCC Consumer Complaint Center

File an informal consumer complaint / Tell your story If your complaint is about a telecom billing or service issue, we will serve your complaint on your provider. Your provider has 30 days to send you a response to your complaint. We encourage you to contact your provider to resolve your issue prior to filing […]

Sandboxie – Sandbox software for application isolation and secure Web browsing

Sandboxie uses isolation technology to separate programs from your underlying operating system preventing unwanted changes from happening to your personal data, programs and applications that rest safely on your hard drive. Source: Sandboxie – Sandbox software for application isolation and secure Web browsing

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