Technology Workshop Wednesday! - Click to Open

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  Age Groups Everyone
  Location Main Library



Workshop Wednesday

Technology Basics Workshops

In these workshops, we will introduce computer and internet users to basic safety when they visit websites, create passwords, and receive email and other communication from potential fraudsters. A primary objective of the workshop is for learners to increase confidence in their ability to engage online while staying safe from scams and fraud.

Classes include: Cybersecurity Basics; Basic Internet Understanding; Basic Computer Device (desktop, laptop, tablet, smartphone), Operation, Basic Email understanding.  

Cost is free and for those whom complete the one hour session, printed certificate will be earned.

Schedule for your customized session;
call the Logan-Hocking County District Library (740 385 2348), for sign-up or email the Tech Trainer at

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Picture this.

This weeks technology question:

Have you ever seen a .bmp suffix at the end of a photo image?

What does that mean?

 A) Bump Image

 B) Blimp file

C)  Bitmap Image

D) Boost file

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Have a question about technology, email me at:

Rob Davis, Technology Trainer

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Correct Answer:  C) Bitmap Image

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A Bitmap Image file, which is often also pronounced 'Bump' (if you chose 'Bump' as your answer, technically, you were correct). The file contains bitmap graphics data and was created by Microsoft for its Windows operating system as a way of keeping the resolution of digital images (photos for example), consistent across multiple different devices and device screens.

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This program has been made possible by The Institute of Museum and Library Services 
and The State Library of Ohio.