Computers & Technology

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Cloud Storage: Which One is Right for You?

Everyone talks about the “cloud” and it’s not about the weather! Join us to explore the variety of cloud storage options available today and decide which one is right for your needs. We’ll cover the pros and cons of iCloud, Microsoft OneDrive, Google Drive and Drop Box. By the time you leave you’ll know your “cloud” choice and how to use it.
Monday * 3/29 * 6-8 pm * $20 * Tom Rose * Room: O-103

iPad 1: The Basics & Settings

With everything going virtual lately, it is important to get the most out of your iPad. Tom will teach you the basics of main apps to get you started using your iPad: settings, calendar, contacts, and mail. Setting up your e-mail accounts (Gmail, Yahoo, or others) is a breeze, and we’ll show you how, as well as scheduling dates in your iPad calendar (including how to set a reminder so you won’t forget). NOTE: This class is designed for users of the Apple iPad product and you should bring your iPad to class. Next semester, we will offer iPad 2.
Mondays * 4/12-4/19 * 6-8 pm * $40 * Tom Rose * Rm: O-103

iPad 2: Using the Default Apps

Some of the best apps for the iPad come pre-installed. So before you hit the app store in search of the perfect app, you will want to familiarize yourself with the apps that come with the iPad. This class will show you the best of these—from FaceTime to Newsstand—plus much more. We will discuss security issues and how to determine reliable application downloads to protect your iPad investment. NOTE: This class is designed only for users of the Apple iPad product and you should bring your iPad to class.
Mondays * 4/26-5/3 * 6-8 pm * $40 * Tom Rose * Rm: O-103

iPad 1: The Basics & Settings

With everything going virtual lately, it is important to get the most out of your iPad. Tom will teach you the basics of main apps to get you started using your iPad: settings, calendar, contacts, and mail. Setting up your e-mail accounts (Gmail, Yahoo, or others) is a breeze, and we’ll show you how, as well as scheduling dates in your iPad calendar (including how to set a reminder so you won’t forget). NOTE: This class is designed for users of the Apple iPad product and you should bring your iPad to class. Next semester, we will offer iPad 2.
Mondays * 5/3-5/10 * 1-3 pm * $40 * Tom Rose * Rm: LT-304

MS Word

This hands-on class will get you going with the latest installment of Microsoft Word. In no time, you’ll begin editing, formatting, proofing, and dressing up your Word documents like a pro. Plus, you’ll get easy-to-follow guidance on mastering more advanced skills, like formatting multiple page elements, developing styles, building distinctive templates, and adding creative flair to your documents with images and tables. Your class fee includes a booklet of information that you can use after class.
Thursdays * 5/13-5/20 * 6-8 pm * $40 * Tom Rose * Rm: O-103

Google Skills for Everyone- NEW!

There’s no doubt you’ve done Internet searches using Google, but we’re here to tell you it’s so much more! Join us and we’ll show you how to customize Google for your own needs and how to set up Gmail the way you like. Discover how to use Google Voice to store and review text messages/voicemails, reroute calls to any of your phones, and how to have all of your numbers ring on one phone. Plus, we’ll share search tips and tricks and fun uses for Google Maps and Google Earth. Finally, we’ll share the power of the “cloud” using Google Drive. If you work from home on a regular basis or own your own business and are on the road then you’ll definitely want to learn more about the power of Google Drive! NOTE: Please have a Google account set up prior to class and bring your login information with you.
Mondays * 5/17-5/24 * 6-8 pm * $40 * Tom Rose * Rm: O-103

Computer Basics: Understanding Windows 10

Are you getting the most out of your computer? This class is sure to give you what you need to navigate Windows 10 with ease. You’ll be introduced on how to customize your desktop, so it meets your needs, learn how to use menus and toolbars, how to create a back-up routine so you’re always protecting and saving your valuable information, online resources to help you find what you want when you need it, plus, basic troubleshooting tips so you won’t miss a minute of productivity in the Windows environment.
Mondays * 5/17-5/24 * 1-3 pm * $40 * Tom Rose * Rm: LT-304

MS Excel

This class offers you everything you need to grasp basic Excel functions, such as creating and editing worksheets, setting up formulas, importing data, performing statistical functions, editing macros with Visual Basic—and beyond. Join us in this hands-on class to increase your skill and comfort with MS Excel. In no time, your Excel skills will go from so-so to excellent! Your class fee includes all new materials for 2021, so if you’ve taken the class before and want to brush up your skills you’ll have the latest and greatest information!
Thursdays * 5/27-6/3 * 6-8 pm * $40 * Tom Rose * Rm: O-103

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