Stokesley & District

Computer, Tablet & Phone Group

PAGE UPDATED 30-11-21

This group is meeting both live at the Town Hall, Carter Bar, and also on Zoom too, to cater for our more vulnerable members. We meet on the 1st and 3rd Wednesdays of the month from 10.00-12.00 noon.

Currently we have five experienced helpers, Arthur Gough, Ashley Smith, Barry Moody, Martin Sutton and David Alford.

Group Leader contact
David Alford

We provide free technical support and advice to U3A members who own or are thinking of buying Windows computers or Android tablets and smart-phones, in aspects such as:

  • the basics of the range of computers, tablets and smart-phones available
  • employing them to find information and communicate with families and friends
  • understanding some basic definitions of terms used in computing
  • accessing media, maps, books etc.
  • using office applications such as word-processing, spread-sheets etc.
  • organisation of data-files into folders, saving and easy retrieval of same
  • creating digital pictures such as diagrams, scans and photographs
  • facing problems: threats from viruses, maintenance and back-up of data.

Further information on the above topics in bold can be accessed by clicking on one of the links.>>>>

We:

  • encourage beginners to develop and others to extend their computer skills
  • facilitate the exchange of computer-related knowledge
  • provide Group Leaders with advice and assistance as required

These scheduled meetings comprise a talk or discussion on some topic chosen by our Group, See the Sessions link for a list of past topics, current programme and future suggestions to be planned. Immediate problems raised by members, may be discussed at the meeting or referred to one of our five helpers to give one-to-one assistance by phone or their own personal Zoom. For further information, contact one of our helpers.

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