Provide Help In Person

Marlene needs some help. If you are with her, here are some ways.

Wherever she is, she’ll need help getting the laptop in front of her. The laptop goes on the hospital table, and the lap desk goes in her lap. Wireless keyboard and mouse go on the lap desk. More info here.

Depending on her motor abilities, she may need the person with her to take control of the mouse and keyboard. In that case, you can move them to wherever is convenient.

Here are some instructions for common activities. Whether her hands are working or not, she’ll need assistance.

Set Up Computer * Put Away Computer

Power up * Log On * Log Off * Power Down

Email * YouTube * Games * Stream Video

Sensitive Links * Family Access Only

Site is asking for a username and password. What to do next?

The computer is not working right! Help!