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Privacy Policy ...

This privacy statement ("Privacy Policy") covers all websites (such as, newbies-pc.com and our YahooGroup learningpc4newbies) owned and operated by C. Gilbert ("The main page is newbies-pc.com", "we", "us", "our") and all associated services provided by newbies-pc.com.

This Privacy Policy covers newbies-pc's treatment of personal information that it gathers when you access or use any of newbies-pc's websites or services. This policy also covers personal information that newbies-pc's silent partners share with newbies-pc.com.

Please read the following to learn more about our privacy policy. By visiting our websites, submitting information or using any of our services, you are accepting the practices outlined in this Privacy Policy.

newbies-pc knows that you care about how your personal information is used and shared, and we take your privacy seriously. This is how we want to be treated, too.

Information We Collect

newbies-pc Customers

newbies-pc runs a Computer Tutorial Service. This means you may have to disclose certain information in order to get help for your computer. The information that you may be disclosing is, the type computer you use, software, and files stored on your computer. Occasionally the customer may have to do a computer audit. This type of disclosure may disclose more information than what the customer wants. We will ask you to delete any information, that is very personal contained in the audit. Such as Microsoft Keys, or software keys, and personal names etc. If this information is ever disclosed to a Administrator, or Moderator, every thing possible will be done to protect your identity, and the privacy of your computer, and your personal information. Moderators, and Administrators are not permitted to store YOUR information on their computers they must delete the personal information as soon as they are aware of it.

Collection in General

Information We Automatically Collect

newbies-pc may receive and store certain types of non-personally identifiable information whenever you interact with us, including, without limitation, the sort information that web browsers and servers typically make available, such as the browser type, language preference, referring site, and the date and time of each visitor request. newbies-pc's purpose in collecting such information is to better understand how our visitors use its website. From time to time, newbies-pc may release non-personally-identifying information in the aggregate, e.g., by publishing a report on trends in the usage of its website. This report is also made public, and posted to the learningpc4newbies group. Rarely is it posted at the newbies-pc website. newbies-pc also collects potentially personally-identifying information like the Internet Protocol (IP) addresses of website visitors. Plus we collect personal information from those that make a purchase in our online store at newbies-pc.com when the store is active. We collect only what is needed in order to do business with you, and no more. We ask that you keep your personal information private, and please do not disclose your personal information in our public forum, and YahooGroup. We realize accidents will happen, and we will work swiftly to remove any personal information you may of accidently posted.  How everyou must realize this could take hours, and some times a day in order to clean up.  This is due in part to how quickly the information is emailed out, and due to home situations, like not being at the computer.

Information You Provide To Us

We may receive and store any information you enter on our website or provide to us in any other way. For example, in order to use certain services or functions of our websites, you may be required to register with a username and email address on the newbies-pc.com website. newbies-pc collects such information only insofar as is it deems reasonably necessary or appropriate to fulfill the purpose of the user's interaction with newbies-pc. In other words, the forum does not need personal information other than a user name, and email address, but our online store does need more personal information in order to make transactions for its products. However you do not disclose to us credit card information, etc Paypal collects this information. If any member ask for this information please contact the Administrator. You can always refuse to supply personally-identifying information, with the caveat that it may prevent you from engaging in certain activities.


A cookie is a string of information that a website stores on a visitor's computer, and that the visitor's browser provides to the website each time the visitor returns. newbies-pc uses cookies to help newbies-pc identify and track visitors, their usage of newbies-pc website, and their website access preferences. newbies-pc visitors who do not wish to have cookies placed on their computers should set their browsers to refuse cookies before using newbies-pc's websites, with the drawback that certain features of newbies-pc's websites may not function properly without the aid of cookies.

Deleting an newbies-pc account.

All statistics and logs collected on behalf of an account holder are purged upon deletion of an newbies-pc account, although newbies-pc may retain such information for longer periods of time as part of its back-up emergency system.

Disclosure of Personally-Identifying Information

We neither rent nor sell your personal information to anyone. We share your personal information only with your consent or to our business partners and affiliates as described below:


newbies-pc discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only to those of its employees, agents and contractors that (i) need to know that information in order to process it on newbies-pc's behalf or to provide services available at or through newbies-pc's websites and services, and (ii) that have agreed not to disclose it to others. Some of those employees, agents and contractors may be located outside of your home country; by using newbies-pc's websites, you consent to the transfer of such information to them.

Affiliated Businesses

We are affiliated with a variety of businesses and work closely with them in order to provide extra services to users. We will only share personal information with affiliates to the extent that is necessary for such affiliates to provide the services. For example, when a website visitor searches on newbies-pc, the IP address and query are shared with newbies-pc's advertising partners. We require our affiliates to provide the same level of privacy protection that we do and they do not have the right to share or use personal information for any purpose other than for an authorized transaction. Some of our affiliates may be located outside of your home country; by using newbies-pc's websites, you consent to the transfer of such information to them.

Business Transfers

If newbies-pc or substantially all of its assets were transferred or acquired (for example, in the case of a merger or acquisition) customer information would likely be one of the assets that is transferred or acquired by a third party. Other Disclosures

newbies-pc may disclose potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information when newbies-pc.com believe in good faith that release is required by law, court order, or when newbies-pc believes in good faith that disclosure is reasonably necessary to protect the property or rights of newbies-pc, third parties or the public at large, including the protection of other members.

Third Parties

This policy does not apply to the practices of third parties that newbies-pc does not own or control, or to individuals that newbies-pc does not employ or manage. newbies-pc websites may permit you to link to other websites on the Internet, and other websites may contain links to the newbies-pc websites. These other websites are not under newbies-pc.com control. The privacy and security practices of websites linked to or from the newbies-pc website are not covered by this Privacy Policy, and newbies-pc is not responsible for the privacy or security practices or the content of such websites.


If you are a registered member of an newbies-pc.com website and have supplied your email address, newbies-pc.com may occasionally send you an email to tell you about new features, solicit your feedback, or just keep you up to date with what's going on with newbies-pc and our products. We primarily use our Forum and website to communicate this type of information, so we expect to keep this type of email to a minimum. If you are a registered member of an newbies-pc website and do not wish to receive such emails, please follow the instructions included in each email sent. If you send us a request (for example via a support email or via one of our feedback mechanisms), we reserve the right to publish it in order to help us clarify or respond to your request or to help us support other users. Your name, nickname, user name will not be disclosed unless you state otherwise in the email, that you permit us to use it.

Member behavior

newbies-pc tutors members from all walks of life.  We have many users that struggle, because they are not so blessed either mentally, or physically as some members on our list are.  So we ask members not to flame, cuss, or abuse other members.  Be respectful at all times.  Anyone that does not follow this rule risk being ban.  This rule extends to all areas of newbies-pc, including our YahooGroup.

Conditions of Use
If you decide to visit the newbies-pc website, your visit and any possible dispute over privacy is subject to this Privacy Policy and our Terms of Use, including limitations on damages, arbitration of disputes, and application of state law.

Privacy Policy Changes

newbies-pc may change its Privacy Policy from time to time, and in newbies-pc's sole discretion. newbies-pc encourages visitors to frequently check this page for any changes to its Privacy Policy. If changes are made, notice will be given in the newbies-pc group located at http://tech.groups.yahoo.com/group/Learning_PC4Newbies/ your continued use of our sites and services after any change in this Privacy Policy will constitute your acceptance of such change.

Creative Commons This work (the Privacy Policy) is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 3.0 License.

http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0/ Effective Date of This Privacy Policy This Privacy Policy is effective as of June 18, 2008.

Ending Note
The most strict policy that we have is if you join our YahooGroups learningpc4newbies or our Forum you are required to secure your computer. If you do not know how, then you promise to learn, as we teach you. The other part of this requirement is that you will not mass email the members off list. Non of our members are interested in the Nigerian scam, and their sex lives are just fine.


We do not allow members to publish their personal information on our forum, or on our website newbies-pc.com.  This includes your home phone numbers (lan line or cell phone) Social Security numbers, home addresses, full name, We do not allow you to post anyone elses personal information as well.  Please abide by this rule.  First time not following this rule you will be informed of the rule, and your article will be removed. second time informed... you will be put on moderation, and article removal, third time... your membership will be removed, and article removal.


Openness' full contact information, including location, may be found below.

owner: C. Gilbert
4059 MLK Jr. BLVD Q 5 31548
United States
912 . 576 . 1623
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