Category Archives: Technology SIG

Technology SIG Contest

The December 1 meeting will be a chance for you to show off YOUR project and compete for the $25 Fry’s gift card that will be awarded for the “Best” presentation/project. Here are a few ideas for possible projects (Information … Continue reading

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Photo Retouching Guide Available

Sandra Crowley made a fascinating and informative presentation on “Photo Retouching” at the Oct. 6 Technology SIG meeting. She has also provided a 4 page quick reference document for Photoshop Elements users… it is available on the Technology SIG page.

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Learn about Scanners and Scanning

The Dallas Genealogical Society Technology Special Interest Group will be meeting again this week: When: Thursday evening from 6:30 pm to 8:00 Where: Studio room on the 3rd floor of theDallas Public Library This week’s discussion will focus on Scanners … Continue reading

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Upcoming Technology SIG Meetings

Make plans now to attend these upcoming meetings of the Technology Special Interest Group: September 1 – Understanding and using scanners October 6 – Digital Photography: Repair and Retouch by Sandra Crowley November 3 – Tying it all together. This … Continue reading

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Move Technology SIG Meeting to Saturday?

I would like to hear from anybody with an opinion on the idea of moving the Technology SIG meetings from Thursday nights to Saturday. I think that this might allow more people to participate. It could also give us a … Continue reading

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Scanning Info

I was going back through my notes from RootsTech and came across a web site that Geoff Resmussen recommended in his Digital Images for Genealogists and Technologists presentation… A few scanning tips by Wayne Fulton ( http://www.scantips.com/ ) looks like a … Continue reading

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Need a Windows 7 – FTM 11 Expert

I recently upgraded my 32 bit PC with Windows XP program. I also ran my FTM 2010 Genealogy Progam on this computer. My new computer is 64 AND ….. and I have intalled FTM 11 on the computer. All of … Continue reading

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About Blogs…

The topic for the October 7 Technology SIG meeting (6:30, 3rd Floor Studio room) will be Blogs. I’ll provide a basic overview, we’ll see some of the popular Genealogy-related Blogs, you will learn how to subscribe to them, and then you … Continue reading

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Technology Special Interest Group

I’m making a couple of announcements with this post… Gene Burris has resigned as leader of the Computer SIG: Yours truly has agreed to take over. My first official act was to give it a new name: the Technology SIG.  … Continue reading

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