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==Welcome to the PCUG Information Wiki==
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== Welcome to the PCUG Information Wiki ==
<font color=red>Please support this member initiative by adding content!</font><br/>
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<span style="color:red">Please support this member initiative by adding content!</span>
   
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<span style="color:red">If you are new to this wiki, please read our [[Info_Wiki:About|Information on Using this Wiki]]</span>
==Overview of Information Management for PCUG & TIP==
 
   
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=== Members Informing Members ===
===PCUG General Info===
 
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This wiki provides a place where PCUG members can share information with each other, in [[Special:Categories|categories]] as shown below.
*PCUG general or publicity info is found in the PCUG Website (''see PCUG Home link in navigation bar'')
 
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You can use the '''Search''' box on the left hand side to find information; browse the site using the links below; or view the [[Special:AllPages|index of all pages]].
*General information on the PCUG may be found on the [http://www.pcug.org.au main PCUG website].
 
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General information on the PCUG may be found on the [http://www.pcug.org.au main PCUG website], or you can interact with us on our [https://www.facebook.com/pcug.org.au Facebook page].
   
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This PCUG Information Wiki can be edited by any PCUG member using their normal PCUG/TIP username and password to login. For guidance on doing this, please see our pages [[Info_Wiki:About|About this Wiki]], [[Getting Started Editing Wiki Pages]], and the links in the navigation [[Help:Contents|Help]] page.
===TIP (The Internet Project) Info===
 
*'''Information related specifically to''' accessing and using the '''PCUG's 'The Internet Project' (TIP) ISP Services''' are provided on the '''[http://www.tip.net.au/wiki/ TIP Wiki]'''</font>
 
   
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== [[News and Notices]] ==
===<font color=blue>PCUG Info Wiki</font> (this wiki) Members Informing Members===
 
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Includes details of various PCUG and TIP notices.
*This wiki provides a place where PCUG members can share information with each other, in [[Special:Categories|categories]] as shown below.
 
*focuses on topics, with collaborative input from members for members!!
 
*This includes current news and notices, information about the groups activities and opportunities for participation, various newsletters received from affiliated organisations and other sources, and a wide variety of technical IT related hints, help guides, howtos and tips, contributed by members on a range of IT related topics of interest.
 
*You can use the '''Search''' box on the left hand side to find information, browse the site using the links below, or view the [[Special:AllPages|index of all pages]].
 
   
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Next ABC (Absolute Beginners Computing) Course is planned for March/April 2019.<br>
===Contributions to the Wiki===
 
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An Introduction to Facebook Course is planned for 2019.<br>
*This PCUG Information Wiki can be edited by any PCUG member using their normal PCUG/TIP username and password to login.
 
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Is there a course or information session you require, contact training@pcug.org.au.<br>
*To do this, select the '''[[Special:Userlogin | log in]]''' link at the top right of the page to login (a wiki account will be created automatically the first time you log in).
 
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New courses will appear in the [http://www.pcug.org.au/wp/member-services-2/calendar/ PCUG Calendar], when they are scheduled.
*You are encouraged to contribute information, especially to the [[Activities_and_Opportunities]] and [[Technical Info]] sections, as this is very much in the spirit of the group's policy of ''Users Helping Users''.
 
*Contributions can range from small additions; to corrections and extensions to current pages; through to creating entirely new pages on relevant topics.
 
*If you are new to contributing to wiki's, please see our guide to [[Getting Started Editing Wiki Pages]].
 
Further useful links are provided in navigation [[Help:Contents|Help]] page.
 
   
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== [[Activities and Opportunities]] and [[Training Courses]] ==
===Viewing Wiki===
 
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Includes information about the groups activities and opportunities for participation, including [[Training Courses]], SIG Information, Volunteering opportunities, descriptions and more.
*Please note that a different [[Wiki_Skins|skin]] is used when this wiki is viewed from a mobile device.
 
   
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== [[Newsletters]] ==
==PCUG Information Wiki [[Special:Categories|Categories]]==
 
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Includes various newsletters received from affiliated organisations and other sources
   
===[[News and Notices]]===
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== [[Scams]] ==
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Scams, especially via email, but also via social media, are an ongoing problem and constantly changing. This page includes a variety of helpful information and resources.
*Includes details of various PCUG and TIP notices
 
   
===[[Activities and Opportunities]]===
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== [[Technical Info]] ==
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Includes a wide variety of technical IT related hints, help guides, howtos and tips, contributed by members on a range of IT related topics of interest.
Includes information about groups activities & opportunities for participation.
 
*Information sharing - teaching and learning ...
 
*Information Resources - varied choices, how to access ...
 
*Equipment Resources - Training & Media Room, Member Use Computers ...
 
*Socializing with others who have like interests ...
 
   
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<font color=green>Please note that '''information related specifically to''' accessing and using the '''PCUG's 'The Internet Project' (TIP) ISP Services''' are provided on the '''[http://www.tip.net.au/wiki/ TIP Wiki]'''</font>
=== [[Newsletters]] ===
 
*Includes various newsletters received from affiliated organisations and other sources
 
   
===[[Technical Info]]===
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== [[Social Media]] ==
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PCUG is expanding into social media. Find out about our [https://www.facebook.com/pcug.org.au Facebook page], how to like it, and contribute.
*A guide to specific and varied '''support and helpful''' information
 
*This information may reference information with-in or external to PCUG.
 
*Includes a wide variety of technical IT related hints, help guides, how-tos and tips, contributed by members on a range of IT related topics of interest.
 
*<font color=green>Please note that '''information related specifically to''' accessing and using the '''PCUG's 'The Internet Project' (TIP) ISP Services''' are provided on the '''[http://www.tip.net.au/wiki/ TIP Wiki]'''</font>
 

Latest revision as of 17:25, 14 February 2019

Welcome to the PCUG Information Wiki

Please support this member initiative by adding content!

If you are new to this wiki, please read our Information on Using this Wiki

Members Informing Members

This wiki provides a place where PCUG members can share information with each other, in categories as shown below. You can use the Search box on the left hand side to find information; browse the site using the links below; or view the index of all pages. General information on the PCUG may be found on the main PCUG website, or you can interact with us on our Facebook page.

This PCUG Information Wiki can be edited by any PCUG member using their normal PCUG/TIP username and password to login. For guidance on doing this, please see our pages About this Wiki, Getting Started Editing Wiki Pages, and the links in the navigation Help page.

News and Notices

Includes details of various PCUG and TIP notices.

Next ABC (Absolute Beginners Computing) Course is planned for March/April 2019.
An Introduction to Facebook Course is planned for 2019.
Is there a course or information session you require, contact training@pcug.org.au.
New courses will appear in the PCUG Calendar, when they are scheduled.

Activities and Opportunities and Training Courses

Includes information about the groups activities and opportunities for participation, including Training Courses, SIG Information, Volunteering opportunities, descriptions and more.

Newsletters

Includes various newsletters received from affiliated organisations and other sources

Scams

Scams, especially via email, but also via social media, are an ongoing problem and constantly changing. This page includes a variety of helpful information and resources.

Technical Info

Includes a wide variety of technical IT related hints, help guides, howtos and tips, contributed by members on a range of IT related topics of interest.

Please note that information related specifically to accessing and using the PCUG's 'The Internet Project' (TIP) ISP Services are provided on the TIP Wiki

Social Media

PCUG is expanding into social media. Find out about our Facebook page, how to like it, and contribute.