Tips on handling Y2K computer problems available
June 7, 1999
KALAMAZOO -- As of today, June 7, there are 207 days remaining
until Year 2000. How do you get started addressing desktop Y2K
- Take an inventory. Make a note of what operating system you
are using (e.g. Windows 95) and list what software is installed.
Next, check the WMU Year 2000 Web page <www.wmich.edu/y2k>
for information about your operating system and the software
you use to see if there may be problems and to find out how to
fix those problems.
- GMT is software which checks hardware, operating systems,
application software and data files for Y2K compliance. The cost
is $7.50. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org
for more information.
- If your computer or software is not Y2K compliant, then you
need to consider some remediation. You can find more information
about this on the WMU Year 2000 Web site.
Media contact: Cheryl Roland, 616 387-8400, email@example.com
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