MacTechnics Meeting

April 18, 2015
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 Macintosh – Before and After
presentation by
Beth Fordyce
~~Founder Emeritus ~~
One of the Original Founders
of MacTechnics Computer User Group
 
How was desktop publishing and creating book and document 
layouts done before the Macintosh? Entertaining and intriguing.
 
Photos
presentation by
Keith McConnelly
the new Apple application 
 
Keith will introduce Photos and
compare it to iPhoto on his Mac 

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  Visit MacTechnics on Saturday, April 18th 

9:00am - 1:00pm

We'd love to see you there! 

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Another useful tip from our MacCoach...

Regain access to those ClarisWorks or AppleWorks files for $20!

http://www.panergy-software.com/products/icword/index.html
... Nicholas
 

Coming Attractions

~~Demo Fair~~Printers ~~iPad tips n' tricks (wow!)~~
~~Apple and iTunes~~iMovie~~Blogging~~
~~Pages~~Keynote~~Numbers~~Yosemite~~iOS 8~~
~~iPhone and iPad Digital Photography~~

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~~THANK YOU for helping to plan this year's presentation topics~~

click here to take the 2015 Presentation Poll


8:30 AM
Set up
9:00 AM 
Registration Open, Hospitality
Socializing, Networking

Mac Basics PLUS S.I.G.
Tips & Tricks & Tutorials
Mail - the email app on Mac
SnagIt for Mac - easy screenshot and video capture
General Q & A session
(click here for the Agenda)
Room BE 140, Business Education Building
10:45 AM

Hospitality
Socializing, Networking

Room BE 140, Business Education Building

11:00 AM

 

Main Meeting Presentation

Macintosh - Before and After
presentation by Beth Fordyce

Photos
presentation by Keith McConnelly

General Q & A session

Room BE 140, Business Education Building

 

Our Congeniality Committee for April 18th: 

[Yes, your name could appear here - all the glory, all the fame,
for just a few minutes of helping at the meeting]

 
3/21 - Raffle Prizes
iTunes Cards - Cassie S., Fred S.,

11/15th - Raffle Prizes
Hot Shots - a fun way to browse Dribble content - Debra G.
(Dribble is show & tell for designers)
Memory Cleaner - Click a single button, and your computer will speed up - Bill D.
Numi - Calculations from the menu bar - Cassie S.
PDF Squeezer - Reduce time, costs, and storage space - Dave S.


10/18th - Raffle Prizes
Data Recovery Guru - Never lose any data again
Prizmo - Scanning and OCR for the Mac
Washing Machine 2014 - Boost your Mac's performance
xLine - Mind-mapping application

 
Thank you to our Hospitality Hosts at January & March meetings:
Nicholas d., Bill D., Joyce R., Tissy A., Rachelle W., Cassie S., Carolyn S.,Fred S., Bill D., Joyce R. Cassie S., Gerry F.

Thank you to our Hospitality Hosts the during 2014:
Bill D., Joyce R., Cassie S., Bob Mc., Keith M., Dave S., Denny M., Bill D., Cassie S., Bill M., Jim P., Kathy G., Beth F., Bill D., Susan E., Charles E., Nicholas d., Cassie S.,
Joyce R., Gerry F., Keith M., Bruce O., Fred S., Cassie S., Carolyn S.,
Bill D., Gerry F., Nicholas d., 
Kathy G., Terry L., Dave S., Cheryl H. (new member, YEA!), Fred S., Joyce R., Bill D., Cassie S., Nicholas d., Gerry F.,
Joyce R., Jan O., Bill D., Richard S.,
Cassie S., Steve J., Nicholas d., Ann B., Gerry F.
; Denny M., Bob M.,
Carolyn S., Joyce R., Cassie S., Jan O., Richard S., Bill D., Kathryn G., Nicholas d., Gerry F.
, Gerry F., Keith M., Cassie S., Ann B., Bill D.

Thank you to our Hospitality Hosts the during 2013:
Ann B., Cassie S., Dick S., Gerry F., Keith M., Denny M., Sammye G., Joyce K., Cassie S., Kathy G., Bob M., Ann B., Linda B., Cassie S., Gerry F., Fred S., Sam B., Carolyn S., Keith M., Justin W., Frank W., Jim P., Richard S.,Fred S., Carolyn S., Keith M., Cassie S., Kathy G., Gerry F., Cassie S., Linda B., Nicholas d., Kathy G., Denny M., Richard S.

Thank You to ALL our Hospitality Hosts during 2012 meetings:
Richard S., Nicholas d., Cassie S., Kathy G., Keith M.,

Keith M., Kathy G., Gerry F., Cassie S., Keith M., Linda B., Bill M., Carolyn S., Linda B., Cassie S., Sammye G., Joyce K., Byron A., Gerry F., Rob U., Keith M., Bill M., Cassie S., Keith M.
 

January 17th, 2015
General Q & A with Yosemite
Room 140, Business Education Bldg 

February 21st, 2015
meeting CANCELLED

March 21st, 2015 
Demo Fair - oh, how much fun is THAT!
Room 140, Business Education Bldg 

April 18th, 2015
Macintosh - Before and After
with Beth Fordyce

Photo (new Apple app)
with Keith McConnelly

Room 140, Business Education Bldg

May 16th, 2015
Topic to be determined
NEW Center, 1100 N. Main, Ann Arbor 

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April 18th 
Meeting Location:
Business Education Building on WCC campus

Washtenaw Community College
Business Education Building
Room BE 140

Parking Lot #4
4800 E. Huron River Drive
Ann Arbor, MI  48108 
 
 
 

 

Business Education Building, Washtenaw Community College

MacTechnics News

Board of Directors
President (May)-Gerry F.
President (June)-Keith M.
President (July)-Dave S.
President (August)-Cassie S.
President (September)-Fred S.
President (October)-Francis B.
President (December)-Kathy G.
VP Education - Fred S.
VP Communication - Dean M.
VP Volunteers (vacant)
Recording Secretary - Keith M.
Treasurer - Francis B.
Membership Secretary - Steve J.
eNewsletter and Videographer - Linda B.
Webmaster - Cassie S.
Director-at-Large - Dave S.
Director-at-Large - Bill D.
Past President - Gerry F., JoAnn V.

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