Focus Sessions

Small seminars with a leader explore specific software, skills, “how to’s” in using the Mac. Meeting in the Vista Room at Hillside.

Two topics are announced for each week in the Rossmoor News and the Apple User’s weekly email and the Focus Group page link.

First and third Mondays 10:00 am to 12:00 pm in the Vista Room at Hillside.

Schedule


Monday, December 4:
  WHAT TO GET YOUR COMPUTER, YOUR iPAD, YOUR iPHONE FOR CHRISTMAS:
  Brenda, Jennie, Margery, Jim

Monday, December 18:
NO SESSION

Monday, January 8:
  HELP SESSION in learning how to use the new Mac product Christmas gifts :
  Various

Handouts

AUTOMATING:  GETTING THE COMPUTER, PAD & PHONE TO AUTOMATICALLY WHAT YOU WANT

BASIC TECHNIQUES, TIPS AND TRICKS

DOWNLOAD, UPGRADE, DELETE

CREATING AND USING WORLD PROCESSING DOCUMENTS WITH PAGES

APPLE WATCH

USING THE MAC’S AND SOFTWARE’S PREFERENCES

GOOD HOUSEKEEPING; FIRST AID AND BACKING UP WITH AN EXTERNAL HARD DRIVE

USING THE MAC’S ACCESSIBILITY FEATURES and the new APPLE MUSIC app

BACK TO BEGINNING LEVEL BASICS: KNOWING YOUR COMPUTER AND HOW NOT TO USE IT

AN INTRODUCTION TO, EXPLANATION OF, APPLE PRODUCTS AND SERVICES

WHAT DO ALL THOSE FUNNY WORDS MEAN: Terminology

GENEALOGY: USING THE SOFTWARE REUNION TO RESEARCH, STORE AND PRINT ON THE MAC

MANIPULATING TEXT IN A WORD PROCESSING DOCUMENT

AN INTRODUCTION TO USING iTUNES

BACKING UP: SAVING DATA SAFELY