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Title:
Year 2000 personal computer fix-it guide
Author:
JD Consulting (Firm)
Edition:
First edition.
Publication Information:
Rockland, Mass. : Charles River Media, [1999]

©1999
Physical Description:
xxvi, 412 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm + 1 computer laser optical disc (4 3/4 in.)
General Note:
"Networking"--Cover.

Includes index.

CD-ROM contains a collection of software that can be used in fixing Year 2000 problems.
Language:
English
Added Corporate Author:
ISBN:
9781886801943
Format :
Book

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Central Library QA76.76.S64 Y437 1999 Book and Software Set Central Closed Stacks
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Summary

Written for the home PC user and the small business owner who must find out if their computers and key commercial software packages are Year 2000 (Y2K) compliant, this book is designed to help PC owners in evaluating and solving the Y2K problem on their desktops or small PC based LANs. In plain, non-technical English, this book will describe the problem, evaluate and diagnose the problem as it relates to your computer, and make recommendations for software on how to fix it.


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Library Journal Review

A recent Gallup poll indicated 82 percent of small businesses are at risk from the millennium bug. The problem starts with the internal clock built into the Intel chip. Compound this with old software and there is a major problem in the making. Even some new software such as Quicken, NetWare, and Lotus have Y2K bugs, which need fixing before the clock resets to 00. The people at JD Consulting here cover not just hardware and software issues but also legal issues and how to hire a consultant. Geared to the nonexpert personal or small-business user, this book will circulate widely for the next 12 months. Before it leaves the building, it should be read by local librarians running computer systems. (c) Copyright 2010. Library Journals LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary of Media Source, Inc. No redistribution permitted.


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