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Whitwick & District U3A

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Monday, 1 March 2021

Monday, 1 Mar 2021

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Whitwick & District U3A - Computing Group - Refresher


Aimed at people with a basic working knowledge of PCs, it is intended to provide further information of how to get more from your PC, or to remind you of things you may have forgotten. The sessions will mainly use Windows 10 with coverage of Windows 8.1 where appropriate. Programs such as the Microsoft Office suite and a variety of other, often free, programs will also be addressed. The topics may range over how to use various programs to how things work. Suggestions for topics are always welcome.

Please note that in line with Government instruction re Covid 19, physical group meetings are currently suspended.

HOWEVER Sessions will now be held online via Zoom at 2.00pm on alternate Wednesdays.

Wed Jan 27th Windows desktop, what you can change, and what you can do. Video available here

Wed Feb 10th Email, especially spam, both unwanted and incorrectly identified. Videos available here

Wed Feb 24th Disposing of old equipment - safely! Video available here

Wed Mar 10th Microsoft store - and some unexpected effects.



Member's house


Most sessions will be on 1st Wednesday of the month 2.00 - 4.00pm.



Physical meetings are currently suspeneded.

Your suggestions for topics this year are welcome.


Notes, and samples where relevant, for the various completed sessions are available in pdf format in the members area here

Details of previous Refresher and Stage 2 sessions can be found here.


John Heal at computers at whitwicku3a dot org dot uk

Please note that the group leader does not provide a computer consultancy service outside of the normal sessions.

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Page content updated 27-2-21