May 26, 2004
LEWISBURG, Pa. — The Small Business Development Center (SBDC) at Bucknell University will offer the two-part seminar, "Computer Troubleshooting," Saturday, June 19, in Room 256 of the Elaine Langone Center at Bucknell.
The cost for each session is $20; lunch is included. Registration is required: call 570-577-1249 or toll-free at 866-375-6010; email SBDC@bucknell.edu, or online at http://www.bucknell.edu/script/sbdc/Seminars.asp.
Will George, Bucknell technology support specialist, will conduct the seminar.
The morning session, which will cover Introducing the Computer (basic level) from 8:30 to 11:30 a.m., will include a discussion of how to buy a computer, which operating system is right for which business, hardware setup and maintenance, data organization, antivirus, backups and email.
The afternoon session, which will cover Becoming Tech Savvy with the Computer (intermediate level) from noon to 3 p.m., will include a discussion of recording sound, DVD and CD formatting, DOS, DSL, Windows upgrades, MP3s, digital video and cameras, and read-write attributes.
Each session will be followed by a question-and-answer period.
The Bucknell SBDC provides free small business consulting services to residents of Juniata, Mifflin, Montour, Perry, Snyder and Union counties. To request free business consulting services, complete the online request at http://www.bucknell.edu/sbdc/servicesrequest.html
Created in 1978, the Bucknell SBDC has assisted in creating or retaining nearly 3,000 jobs and helping nearly 4,700 clients. With the exception of seminars, counseling services provided by the SBDC are free. Funding is received from the U.S. Small Business Administration, the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania and Bucknell University.