MCS offers individualized instruction
and service in your home or office in the San Francisco North
Bay Area (Marin) in all phases of computer operation,
hardware purchase and setup and troubleshooting at reasonable hourly
rates. With over 30 years experience
overseeing in-house computer systems, database design and teaching technical and
clerical employees, I can provide instruction in computer
well as help you learn new programs, or work more efficiently with the ones you already
I can help you
assess your computer needs and assist you with purchase of a new system as well
as install and configure your new system to meet your needs and transfer data
from your old system.
I can help you
with self-install of DSL or Cable and with in-home or small business networks to
share files and DSL/Cable connections and with configuration of wireless or
I can clean
your system of viruses, spyware and Trojan horses.
I can help you troubleshoot hardware conflicts or
non-working hardware; clean up your hard disk; backup critical data files; organize
and cleanup your desktop, install new software or upgrade current software.
software and tips for basic organization of your
computer desktop and hard disk.
LEARN Microsoft Word, Excel, Access, Publisher, Works and
Outlook; Quicken, Quickbooks, Turbo-Tax; Digital image manipulation.
Adobe Photoshop and various graphic programs; the Internet using
Microsoft IE, Firefox or Safari and E-mail using various e-mail
programs. Whether you are a novice at computers or an
experienced user looking to expand your knowledge, I provide instruction to meet
your individual needs.
LEARN how to
- Use the internet and send and read e-mail
- Read your e-mail through a web browser when
- Use a digital camera
- Send files or pictures as e-mail attachments
- Sign up for
Skype for video calls to your family and friends
- Organize your finances using Quicken (or similar
- Create your own forms for home and business use
- Travel the Internet and evaluate on-line banking; try
electronic shopping; take a tour of the Louvre; get a stock quote; perform a job search;
get a weather report; download IRS or State tax forms; do a Medline search for medical
information, just to name a few.
Each session is tailored to your individual needs and
arranged at your convenience.
For further information or an appointment please call