Meeting Information

We usually meet every third Wednesday of the month.

Meetings start at 7:30pm and are held in the hall at the rear of the Mary Help of Christian Catholic Church (St. Mary's).
Corner Main South Road and Bains Road,
Morphett Vale.

In December we meet early to avoid the Christmas Rush and meet on the First Wednesday of the Month

View our Map:

Map to our Meeting Place

Upcoming Meetings

Our next Meeting is  to be held on Wednesday 17th July 2019 at 7.30 p.m.

The talk will be on smart phone applications.

Trevor will give a demomnstration with various applications on a smart phone that he has found to be useful.  If you have a good application let Trevor know and he may include it in the talk.

 

We look forward to seeing you there.


 


Training

The Southern Districts Computer Users Club offers a few courses to assist members to become more effective in the use and control of their computers.

 

Take a look at our Course Environment.

 

In addition there are more advances courses that look at email and web interaction as well as an introduction to digital photography.

 

The courses are:

 

Computer Basics I:  A three week course of 2 hours per week.

Training on safety, safeguarding your computer, operating systems –  with emphasis om the use of the desktop, icons, folders, task bar, pointer and mouse usage.

 

Computer Basics II: A three week course of 2 hours per week.  Needs Computer Basics I as a pre-requisite – or known basic experience.

Training on installing new programs, How to use “Safe Mode”, Using MSCONFIG, System Restore,  burning CD or DVD’s, looking at Windows Explorer, Memory sticks -( renaming and copying to and from), inserting images, scanning and printers.

 

Email and web tuition (2 week at 2 hours per week) in the use of using the Web as a resource: (like going to your library) email as a resource (like going to and using the services at the post office).

 

Basic Digital photography.    2 week course for 2 hours per week.

A bit about cameras, how to upload / download to computers tuition on photo enhancing , scanning and printing using Photoshop .

 

Powerpoint

This Microsoft program is a must for anyone with a presentation to do or simply wishes to present photographs or other images or videos with  sound etc into a highly professional package. Finished program can be converted into video format suitbal wof presentation on TV’s and ohter equipment.

 

Publisher

A Miocrosoft program suitable to use for for flyers, Christmas Cards, Calenders, booklets that contain text and images.

 

Course prices are $40 –  $50 per course per person. Where husband and wife attend (or partner) a $5 discount applies as only one set of course notes is provided.