Who We Are ... What We Do

The Plateau PC Users Group is a non-profit organization of computer users designed to assist  residents of Crossville, Tennessee and the surrounding area to become better acquainted with their computers, software and peripherals.  The organization provides a forum for discussion of personal computing issues and help in solving computer- and Internet-related problems, while providing education and support to its members.

Our Meetings

 

Our monthly meetings feature a presentation on a popular personal computing topic followed by an open-ended Question and Answer session.  This meeting is held at the Christ Lutheran Church in Fairfield Glade on the Third Monday of each month, starting at 6pm. Please Note:  Starting with the October meeting, we will shift to winter hours starting at 3pm. Click for a map.

Next Meeting:  Monday, January 15th 3pm  -- PPCUG member, Alan Baker, will present an overview of the FREEware office suite, Libre Office.  He will use a video from the recent APCUG Tech Conference supplemented with live demonstrations and his personal experience. Libre Office is a no-cost, open source alternative to the MS Office software suite that should meet most member’s needs.  For those interested in learning more, he will post a handout online at the PPCUG website after the presentation that will include resources for learning more, including links to online video tutorials. Please note the winter 3pm hour.  Map

The Photo Special Interest Group ("Photo Club") holds two meeting each month, both at the Fairfield Glade library building ( map ).  The first is a workshop held on the second Thursday of each month that features editing digital images.  On the third Thursday of each month, the group has their monthly meeting that features discussion of photo techniques and photos taken by members.  Click for more information about this Group.

Our Resources

  • Monthly Newsletter:   Published January - November each year.  Contains interesting articles on personal computing and PPCUG information.  Link

  • Monthly Q&A sessions:  a part of our monthly meeting where attendees can ask questions and (hopefully) get answers from PPCUG members.

  • Monthly Meetings:  The regular monthly meetings held January - November, include a presentation on a current computing topic.  If you can't attend a meeting one month, you can usually find a copy of the presenters handout or slide show on our website.

  • Q&A Info Blog:  New January 2018  We post answers to questions raised at our meetings to claify the answers given at the meeting and to share information with our members who did not attend.  Here is the link

  

Next Meeting: Monday, January 15th, 2018 3pm    Note the 3pm winter hours. Topic: All About the Freeware "Libre Office"

New!! Q and A Blog

   

  

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