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Surrey, Canada
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Computers have been in my blood for more than 35 years and, yet, I continue to learn something new about them every day. In the beginning, my computer was the source of great challenge and frustrating when nothing worked the way I expected or wanted to.
Over the years, I have learned how to use the computer to do many enjoyable and wonderful things, such as connecting with friends and family using Skype and email, using the internet for research and continual learning, and listening to radio programs from the 1940s and 50s for free. It has opened ...See All

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Provincial Instructor Diploma

Experience and Distinctions

I have used every operating system from Microsoft Windows 95 to Windows 8, and every version of Microsoft Office 95 to 2010. I am fluent in the use of email, internet and a wide range of popular software packages.
I am responsible for maintaining 30 computers, locally and remotely. I can help you diagnose and troubleshoot your computer problems.

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Expert Academy on LiL
4 Completed Sessions
Last Session:
Tue Jun 17 2014 at 09:00 pm EDT
Last Log-in:
Wed Sep 21 2016 at 11:27 am EDT
On Learn It Live Since:
Monday Mar 11, 2013
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Hello my name is Darrell Hyatt and I would like to welcome you to office hours. You may be wondering what exactly are office hours, they are a casual and open discussion of computer and technology issues. It is an opportunity for you to ask questions which you need answers to around the use of technology in general. Office hours will be held once a month and anyone is welcome to submit a question and I will try to get to answer as many as I can during the time that we have. My goal is to provide a place where individuals can feel comfortable asking technology related questions and to provide simple easy to understand answers to your questions. Please join me for office hours and submit your questions and allow me to provide the answers you need, and make technology more understandable and easier to use. Thank you very much.
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This class will give individuals the opportunity to learn more about Dragon NaturallySpeaking, what it is and how it works. The class will be most beneficial for those people who are considering purchasing the program or those who have recently started using it and want to get the most from the program. I will be discussing many key topics including; training Dragon to recognize your voice effectively microphones tips and best practices There will be time for individuals to ask questions as we go along. I look forward to seeing you in this class. Thank you very much
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Computer safety and security is important at all times, especially when using the computer online. This class will be an open discussion about many of the key factors involved in keeping you and your computer information safe from unwanted visibility. The purpose of this class is to provide you with information about several of the main areas of vulnerability when using the internet and a computer, and to give you strategies and tools that will minimize your risks and increase your enjoyment of the computer and the internet. Some of the topics we will discuss include: • Email and attachments • Shopping online and using credit cards • Passwords • Antivirus software • Scams and other threats The online world can be a wonderful place to work, play and explore when you take a few simple steps to keep your computer and the information on it safe and secure. There will be time to ask questions and get the answers you need during this class.
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Is your computer running slower than it used to and you don’t know why? And, more importantly, how do you fix it? Do you find computer terms confusing? If you’re looking for a simple, straightforward way to keep your computer running at its best with a minimum amount of computer jargon then you have come to the right place. In this class, you will learn how to use the following tools to maintain your computer in tiptop shape: • Recycle bin • Disk cleanup • Disk defragmentation • Backup During this class, you will see how to use each of these tools and learn when to use each of them. You will have the opportunity to ask questions and a handout about these tools will be provided. These tools are available in Windows XP, Windows Vista, Windows 7 and Windows 8. I look forward to seeing you during this class.
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